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end

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the very end of
  2. the [deep, shallow] end (of the pool)
  3. the end of the [rope, lace, string]
  4. at the end of the [book, movie, story]
  5. an end to the [violence, argument, war, fighting]
  6. at the end of your life
  7. at the end of [the day, winter, summer]
  8. [is, could be] the end of his career
  9. is the end of the line
  10. doesn't have to be the end (of)
  11. will (all) work out in the end
  12. let that be an end to it
  13. is the end of the road (for)
  14. measures [25 feet] from end to end
  15. from one end to [the other, another]
  16. the [north] end of the [building, room]
  17. the [west, east] end of the city
  18. the [far, goal] end of the stadium
  19. you [take, carry] the [heavier, lighter] end
  20. which end is [heavier]?
  21. on the opposite end of [town, the house]
  22. on the receiving end of [his anger, the abuse]
  23. is [thicker, smoother, sharper] at one end
  24. use the [sharp, pointy, rounded, blunt] end
  25. in the end we [stayed, left, accepted]
  26. brought [proceedings, the match, the meeting] to an end
  27. came to a [bloody, satisfactory, welcome, sticky] end
  28. came to an untimely end
  29. just a means to an end
  30. the end justifies the means
v
  1. the [discussion, argument, conversation] ended
  2. the [book, movie, show] ended
  3. [story, movie, novel, season] ends with
  4. how does [it, the story, the movie] end?
  5. ended [badly, abruptly, in tears]
  6. [bound to, will only] end in tears
  7. it ended up badly
  8. he ended up [working, doing, attending, having, getting]
  9. ended up by [telling, being]
  10. ended up in [the hospital, bed, jail]
  11. ended up [with him, together, married]
  12. ended in [July, winter, 1945]
  13. ended in [a draw, victory, disaster, a stalemate]
  14. ended at [midnight]
  15. will end automatically
  16. the [fire, fall, bullet] ended his life
  17. end your own life
  18. to end the pain
  19. the [party, storm] to end all [parties, storms]
adj
  1. the end [date, position, result, point]
  2. end [users, consumers]
  3. the end [credits, titles, scene]
  4. the end [piece, section, paragraph]
additional examples
  1. the [discussion, argument, conversation] ended
  2. the very end of
  3. the end [date, position, result, point]
  4. the [book, movie, show] ended
  5. the [deep, shallow] end (of the pool)
  6. end [users, consumers]
  7. [story, movie, novel, season] ends with
  8. the end of the [rope, lace, string]
  9. the end [credits, titles, scene]
  10. how does [it, the story, the movie] end?
  11. at the end of the [book, movie, story]
  12. the end [piece, section, paragraph]
  13. ended [badly, abruptly, in tears]
  14. an end to the [violence, argument, war, fighting]
  15. UK: the end-papers (of the book)
  16. [bound to, will only] end in tears
  17. at the end of your life
  18. it ended up badly
  19. at the end of [the day, winter, summer]
  20. he ended up [working, doing, attending, having, getting]
  21. [is, could be] the end of his career
  22. ended up by [telling, being]
  23. is the end of the line
  24. ended up in [the hospital, bed, jail]
  25. doesn't have to be the end (of)
  26. ended up [with him, together, married]
  27. will (all) work out in the end
  28. ended in [July, winter, 1945]
  29. let that be an end to it
  30. ended in [a draw, victory, disaster, a stalemate]
  31. is the end of the road (for)
  32. ended at [midnight]
  33. measures [25 feet] from end to end
  34. will end automatically
  35. from one end to [the other, another]
  36. the [fire, fall, bullet] ended his life
  37. the [north] end of the [building, room]
  38. end your own life
  39. the [west, east] end of the city
  40. to end the pain
  41. the [far, goal] end of the stadium
  42. the [party, storm] to end all [parties, storms]
  43. you [take, carry] the [heavier, lighter] end
  44. which end is [heavier]?
  45. on the opposite end of [town, the house]
  46. on the receiving end of [his anger, the abuse]
  47. is [thicker, smoother, sharper] at one end
  48. use the [sharp, pointy, rounded, blunt] end
  49. in the end we [stayed, left, accepted]
  50. brought [proceedings, the match, the meeting] to an end
  51. came to a [bloody, satisfactory, welcome, sticky] end
  52. came to an untimely end
  53. just a means to an end
  54. the end justifies the means
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