Antonyms for finals

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Among the three who had reached the finals was their guest of the previous evening.

The other two riders who had reached the finals were both experts in the saddle.

Every week my finals and initials are held in many large towns.

My initials form a country in Europe, and my finals one of its lakes.

If I passed with higher credit in the preliminaries than in the finals, there are two reasons.

There was two, though, that came through to the finals, as you might say.

"The initials read 'settle' and the finals 'legacy'," said Cicely.

He fought his way into the finals at the interscholastic meet but that was all.

Each time was to be noted and the two lowest scores were to compete in the finals.

The initials and finals read downwards will give the names of two trees.