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  • 41end — end1 [ end ] noun count *** ▸ 1 final part ▸ 2 place farthest out ▸ 3 reason/goal ▸ 4 part in activity ▸ 5 opposite place ▸ 6 someone s death ▸ 7 in football ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) the final part of a period of time: at the end of something: You re… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 42end — [[t]e̱nd[/t]] ♦ ends, ending, ended 1) N SING: the N, usu prep N, N of n The end of something such as a period of time, an event, a book, or a film is the last part of it or the final point in it. The ₤5 banknote was first issued at the end of… …

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  • 43end — 1 /end/ noun (C) 1 LAST PART the last part of something such as a period of time, activity, book, or film: He s leaving at the end of October. | I found the end of the movie very disappointing. | from beginning to end: Her story was a pack of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 44end */*/*/ — I UK [end] / US noun [countable] Word forms end : singular end plural ends Get it right: end: People often confuse the phrases at the end and in the end. In the end is similar to finally or eventually. Use it when you are saying what happens… …

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  • 45end — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Terminal point Nouns 1. end[ing], close, termination, conclusion, wind up, finis, finish, finale, period, terminus, stopping [point]; halt, cessation, desistance, cloture, abortion, curtailment,… …

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  • 46end — /ɛnd / (say end) noun 1. an extremity of anything that is longer than it is broad: the end of a street; the end of a rope. 2. an extreme or farthermost part of anything extended in space. 3. anything that bounds an object at one of its… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 47end — n. & v. n. 1 a the extreme limit; the point beyond which a thing does not continue. b an extremity of a line, or of the greatest dimension of an object. c the furthest point (to the ends of the earth). 2 the surface bounding a thing at either… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 48end — I n. finish 1) to put an end to smt. 2) at the end (at the end of the word) 3) by the end (by the end of the year) 4) to the end (to the bitter end) outer part 5) the opposite end 6) from end to end; from the beginning to the end purpose 7) to… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 49end — See belt end big end bitter end bottom end drive end drive end bracket female end firing end front end front end alignment …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 50end — noun 1》 the final part of something.     ↘the stopping of a state or situation: they called for an end to violence.     ↘a person s death or downfall. 2》 the furthest or most extreme part of something.     ↘either of two places linked by a… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 51end — See: AT LOOSE ENDS, AT ONE S WITS END, BURN THE CANDLE AT BOTH ENDS, GO OFF THE DEEP END, HAIR STAND ON END, HOLD ONE S END UP or HOLD UP ONE S END or KEEP ONE S END UP or KEEP UP ONE S END, LIVING END, LOOSE ENDS, MAKE AN END OF, MAKE ENDS MEET …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 52end — See: AT LOOSE ENDS, AT ONE S WITS END, BURN THE CANDLE AT BOTH ENDS, GO OFF THE DEEP END, HAIR STAND ON END, HOLD ONE S END UP or HOLD UP ONE S END or KEEP ONE S END UP or KEEP UP ONE S END, LIVING END, LOOSE ENDS, MAKE AN END OF, MAKE ENDS MEET …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 53End — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:End >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 end end close termination Sgm: N 1 desinence desinence conclusion finis finale period term terminus endpoint last omega …

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  • 54end — See: at loose ends, at one s wit s end, burn the candle at both ends, go off the deep end, hair stand on end, hold one s end up or hold up one s end or keep one s end up or keep up one s end, living end, loose ends, make an end of, make ends meet …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 55end up — verb finally be or do something (Freq. 3) He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart he wound up being unemployed and living at home again • Syn: ↑finish up, ↑land up, ↑fetch up, ↑wind up, ↑finish …

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  • 56End — An end of an object is a point where it terminates, or stops. When the object is thought of as running in a certain direction, the end is whichever end occurs last, or is furthest from the beginning.End may also refer to: *End (philosophy) *In… …

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  • 57end — [[t]ɛnd[/t]] n. 1) the last part, lengthwise, of anything that is longer than it is wide: the end of a rope[/ex] 2) a point that indicates the full extent of something; limit; bounds 3) a part or place at or adjacent to an extremity: the west end …

    From formal English to slang

  • 58end up — v. 1) (d; intr.) to end up as (she ended up as governor of the state) 2) (d; intr.) to end up by (she ended up by going to law school) 3) (d; intr.) to end up with (I ended up with the estate) 4) (J) he ended up robbing banks 5) (S) she ended up… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 59end — I. noun Etymology: Middle English ende, from Old English; akin to Old High German enti end, Latin ante before, Greek anti against Date: before 12th century 1. a. the part of an area that lies at the boundary b. (1) a point that marks the extent… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 60end on — adverb with the end forward or toward the observer houses built endways • Syn: ↑endways, ↑endwise * * * adverb : with an end pointing in a given direction or toward the eye of an observer opposed to broadside * * * end on, 1 …

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