finish

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfɪnɪʃ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfɪnɪʃ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(finish)



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Sense: Verb: bring to an end
Synonyms:
complete , conclude , stop , end , bring sth to an end, round off, close , terminate , culminate, achieve , accomplish, carry sth to completion, wrap up, cap , knock off (informal), finish off, wind up
Sense: Verb: do completely - often followed by 'off' or 'up'
Synonyms:
complete , finalize , finalise (UK), wrap up, perfect , polish
Sense: Verb: come to an end
Synonyms:
cease , close , end , terminate , stop , conclude , pass , wind up, break off, expire , die , halt , let up (informal)
Sense: Verb: defeat or destroy
Synonyms:
finish off (informal), destroy , overcome , kill , defeat , annihilate, get the better of (informal), bring down, overthrow , worst
Sense: Verb: consume entirely
Synonyms:
finish off (informal), use up, consume , use , polish off, exhaust , get through (informal), go through (informal), deplete , spend
Sense: Verb: coat a surface
Synonyms:
varnish, polish , lacquer, coat , buff , wax , veneer , cover
Sense: Noun: end
Synonyms:
end , close , termination , ending , conclusion , completion , culmination, finishing line
Sense: Noun: applied surface
Synonyms:
polish , patina, outer layer, coating , veneer , coat , surface
Sense: Noun: substance applied to a surface
Synonyms:
varnish, wax , shellac , oil , lacquer

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