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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FINISHER

We kind of liked them from the start, and traveling with them put on the finisher.

In what form does the wool finally leave the finisher gill boxes?

The working force consisted of foreman, finisher, handy man.

A finisher can always alter the thickness of a gouge with emery paper.

The finisher should not glaire in more than he can tool the same day.

If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher.

The Author and Finisher of this work keeps it from first to last in his own hands.

Well, while there were two starters, there was only one finisher.

If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher.

The hat is now returned to the finisher to complete the process.

WORD ORIGIN

1779, "that which finishes or gives completion," from finish (v.). Meaning "the end" is from 1790. Finish line attested from 1873.

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