Definition for end

noun as in extreme, limit

noun as in intention, aim

Strongest matches

goal, point

noun as in leftover part

Strongest match


Weak matches

butt end, tag end

noun as in death, destruction

verb as in die or kill

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Example Sentences

Both Super Bowl quarterbacks will end up having offseason surgeries.

As part of the agreement, the nation’s highest-paid strength coach at $800,000 annually would receive 15 months’ salary and 15 months of benefits for him and his family, though the latter would end if he found new employment.

Keller, 21, said he didn’t plan to return to Overwatch when he announced his retirement but, eventually, he ended up trying out for the British Hurricane.

If done right, you can end up turning a bad experience into a good one.

Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov and goaltender Ilya Samsonov returned to practice Monday, ending their stints on the NHL’s covid-19 protocol list as the league continues to deal with coronavirus issues.

Yet this, in the end, is a book from which one emerges sad, gloomy, disenchanted, at least if we agree to take it seriously.

In the end, the clarity that comes from moments of horror can help us recommit to deeper principles.

In the end, I find it never fails to modernize even the most dramatic things.

Kennedy: "Mankind must put an end to war — or war will put an end to mankind."

This reporter knocked at the Wilkins home on Tuesday morning but received neither an answer nor the business end of a shotgun.

I presume the twenty-five or thirty miles at this end is unhealthy, even for natives, but it surely need not be so.

On to Gaba Tepe just in time to see the opening, the climax and the end of the dreaded Turkish counter attack.

He wanted to tell her that if she called her father, it would mean the end of everything for them, but he withheld this.

Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.

She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?


On this page you'll find 473 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to end, such as: deadline, edge, point, term, top, and borderline.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.