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end

 
pronunciation:
end
parts of speech:
noun, verb
phrases:
end up
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the point at which anything that has length starts or stops.
Please tie a knot at the end of the string.There is a stop sign at the end of the road.
similar words:
point, tip
definition 2: a point in time at which something stops or finishes.
We look forward to going home at the end of the day.
synonyms:
termination
antonyms:
beginning
similar words:
conclusion
definition 3: the last part.
I cried at the end of the movie.
antonyms:
beginning, start
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: ended, ending, ends
definition 1: to cause to stop; finish.
A bad injury ended his dream of becoming a football player.
synonyms:
complete, conclude, finish
antonyms:
begin, start
similar words:
halt, stop, terminate, wind up
definition 2: to stop.
The class will end at three o'clock.Their marriage ended in divorce.
similar words:
expire, halt, terminate
phrase: end up
Word Builder: end +
  • ending:
    the last part of something.
  • endless:
    without end.
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