Definition of parting adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

parting

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˈpɑrt̮ɪŋ//
 
[only before noun]
 
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  • said or done by someone as they leave a parting kiss His parting words were “I love you.”
  • Idioms
    parting shot
     
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    a final remark, especially an unkind one, that someone makes as they leave As her parting shot she warned Pete never to come near her again.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: parting