at last
at last
finally; after a long wait. •

The train has come at last.

At last, we have gotten something to eat.

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also[at long last] {adv. phr.} After a long time; finally. * /The war had been long and hard, but now there was peace at last./ * /The boy saved his money until at last he had enough for a bicycle./

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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