Textual thesaurus for "end"

(noun) oddment, remainder, remnant

a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

(noun) goal

the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it

the ends justify the means

(noun) close, closing, conclusion, ending

the last section of a communication

in conclusion I want to say...

(noun) last, final stage

the concluding parts of an event or occurrence

the end was exciting; I had to miss the last of the movie

(noun) terminal

either extremity of something that has length

the end of the pier; she knotted the end of the thread; they rode to the end of the line; the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix

(noun) death, destruction

a final state

he came to a bad end; the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end

(noun) ending

the point in time at which something ends

the end of the year; the ending of warranty period

(verb) terminate

bring to an end or halt

She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime; The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I

(verb) cease, stop, terminate, finish

have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed; Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other; My property ends by the bushes; The symphony ends in a pianissimo

(verb) terminate

be the end of; be the last or concluding part of

This sad scene ended the movie