End - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- the point in time at which something ends (syn: ending)
- the final stage or concluding parts of an event or occurrence (syn: last)
- the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it (syn: goal)
- a final part or section
- a final state (syn: death, destruction)
- the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object
- a boundary marking the extremities of something
- one of two places from which people are communicating to each other
- the part you are expected to play
- the last section of a communication
- a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
- (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage
- bring to an end or halt (syn: terminate)
- be the end of; be the last or concluding part of (syn: terminate)
- put an end to
The report is due at the end of the month.
She interviewed several players at the end of the game.
The restaurant is in the north end of the city.
We biked from one end of the island to the other.
The house is at the end of the road.
They live at opposite ends of town.
The deep end of a swimming pool
She drove the end of the stake into the ground.
The car's front end was damaged.
One end of the rope was tangled.
The end product of a process
The end point of the operation
Put the platter at the end of the table.
The school is at the south end of town.
We stayed at the concert to the very end.
present participle: ending
past tense: ended
past participle: ended