finish

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  • The club finished third at the end of the home and away season.
  • The hand is over when the players have finished playing their hands.
  • And, as soon as his term of service was finished, he returned home.
  • Shortly after, the band returned to the studio to finish their fourth album.
  • The club had a good home-and-away season to finish fourth.
  • David then laid his personal touch to the design brief and finished the model.
  • The project would be finished by the next five years.
  • However, they lost all three of those matches to finish in sixth position.
  • She did not seek election to finish her husband's term in office.
  • The finish line was too far, though, and he never reached it.
  • They were top of the table in February, but fell away and finished mid-table.
  • F was never finished, and so no music was ever added.
  • They failed to gain promotion the season after and finished mid table in their group.
  • They finished mid table but once again continued to be a threat to other teams.
  • The temple was still only half-finished by this stage.
  • When one station is finished with a car, it passes it on to the next.
  • From start to finish, the design process took about six months.
  • This system replaced a dangerous race back to the start-finish line.
  • Both teams finished the regular season with the best record in their respective conference.
  • The team finished third in the eight-team league.
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Meaning of finish

  • noun The place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)
    a crowd assembled at the finish, he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view
  • noun Designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race)
    excitement grew as the finish neared, my horse was several lengths behind at the finish, the winner is the team with the most points at the finish
  • noun The downfall of someone (as of persons on one side of a conflict)
    booze will be the finish of him, it was a fight to the finish
  • noun (wine tasting) the taste of a wine on the back of the tongue (as it is swallowed)
    the wine has a nutty flavor and a pleasant finish
  • noun The act of finishing
    his best finish in a major tournament was third, the speaker's finishing was greeted with applause
  • verb Provide with a finish
    The carpenter finished the table beautifully, this shirt is not finished properly
  • verb Cause to finish a relationship with somebody
    That finished me with Mary