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Definitions of end:
  • noun:   a position on the line of scrimmage
    Example: "No one wanted to play end"
  • noun:   the part you are expected to play
    Example: "He held up his end"
  • noun:   a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
  • noun:   a final part or section
    Example: "We have given it at the end of the section since it involves the calculus"
  • noun:   the concluding parts of an event or occurrence
    Example: "The end was exciting"
  • noun:   a boundary marking the extremities of something
    Example: "The end of town"
  • noun:   either extremity of something that has length
    Example: "The end of the pier"
  • noun:   the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object
    Example: "One end of the box was marked `This side up'"
  • noun:   one of two places from which people are communicating to each other
    Example: "The phone rang at the other end"
  • noun:   (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage
    Example: "The end managed to hold onto the pass"
  • noun:   a final state
    Example: "He came to a bad end"
  • noun:   the point in time at which something ends
    Example: "The end of the year"
  • noun:   the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it
    Example: "The ends justify the means"
  • noun:   the last section of a communication
  • verb:   have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
    Example: "My property ends by the bushes"
  • verb:   be the end of; be the last or concluding part of
    Example: "This sad scene ended the movie"
  • verb:   bring to an end or halt
    Example: "She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime"
  • verb:   put an end to
    Example: "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #40830)

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