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1. point

noun. ['ˈpɔɪnt'] a geometric element that has position but no extension.

Synonyms

  • attracter
  • factor
  • intercept
  • element
  • intersection
  • intersection point
  • ingredient
  • component
  • attractor
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • upper-class
  • middle-class
  • low status
  • dominant

Etymology

  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with End Point

  • exclamation-point
  • disappoint
  • datapoint
  • reappoint
  • pierpoint
  • disjoint
  • lapointe
  • lapoint
  • appoint
  • anoint
  • pointe
  • .point
  • joynt
  • joint

Example sentences of the word end-point


1. Noun Phrase
Cutting through the cardboard weakens its structure and causes it to tear at the bend point.

2. point

verb. ['ˈpɔɪnt'] indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively.

Synonyms

  • point out
  • signalize
  • designate
  • indicate
  • signalise
  • call attention
  • show
  • finger
  • inform

Antonyms

  • negativeness
  • negativity
  • decrease
  • increase

Etymology

  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. point

noun. ['ˈpɔɪnt'] the precise location of something; a spatially limited location.

Synonyms

  • crinion
  • vanishing point
  • celestial point
  • source
  • centre
  • military position
  • bellybutton
  • geographic point
  • focal point
  • abutment
  • focus
  • hilum
  • omphalos
  • center
  • optic disc
  • crossing
  • corner
  • belly button
  • antinode
  • root
  • geographical point
  • nidus
  • ground zero
  • pressure point
  • position
  • optic disk
  • chokepoint
  • navel
  • place
  • origin
  • hotspot
  • hot spot
  • blind spot
  • node
  • beginning
  • topographic point
  • umbilicus
  • location
  • McBurney's point
  • trichion
  • spot
  • punctum
  • omphalus
  • midpoint
  • rootage

Antonyms

  • node
  • deactivation
  • finish
  • death

Etymology

  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. point

noun. ['ˈpɔɪnt'] a brief version of the essential meaning of something.

Synonyms

  • import
  • talking point
  • meaning
  • crux
  • bottom line
  • signification
  • crux of the matter
  • rallying point

Antonyms

  • exterior
  • marginality
  • centrality
  • anteriority

Etymology

  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. end

verb. ['ˈɛnd'] have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical.

Synonyms

  • terminate
  • go out
  • run out
  • cease
  • climax
  • run short
  • conclude
  • pass away
  • close
  • turn out
  • culminate
  • break
  • vanish
  • come out
  • lapse
  • go
  • go away
  • stop
  • disappear
  • break up
  • discontinue
  • run low
  • cut out
  • adjourn
  • recess

Antonyms

  • continue
  • strengthen
  • decentralise
  • clarify

Etymology

  • ende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ende (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • enden (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. end

noun. ['ˈɛnd'] either extremity of something that has length.

Synonyms

  • finish
  • end point
  • bitter end
  • railhead
  • nerve end
  • yardarm
  • extremity
  • terminus
  • nerve ending
  • terminal
  • goal
  • pole
  • endpoint
  • magnetic pole
  • bitthead
  • termination
  • tip
  • telomere
  • heel
  • destination

Antonyms

  • naturalize
  • brighten
  • occidentalize
  • inactivate

Etymology

  • ende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ende (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • enden (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. end

noun. ['ˈɛnd'] the point in time at which something ends.

Synonyms

  • period
  • finish
  • terminus ad quem
  • cease
  • ending
  • finale
  • last gasp
  • dying
  • fag end
  • terminal point
  • close
  • conclusion
  • stopping point
  • expiry
  • tail
  • termination
  • expiration
  • demise
  • limit
  • point in time
  • year-end
  • tail end
  • last
  • finis
  • death

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • birth
  • awaken
  • deoxidize

Etymology

  • ende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ende (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • enden (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. end

verb. ['ˈɛnd'] bring to an end or halt.

Synonyms

  • terminate
  • alter
  • close out
  • complete
  • cease
  • decide
  • stamp out
  • axe
  • press out
  • phase out
  • stub out
  • conclude
  • resolve
  • nail down
  • dissolve
  • interrupt
  • change
  • break off
  • cloture
  • close
  • abort
  • culminate
  • lift
  • closure
  • settle
  • adjudicate
  • finalise
  • stop
  • break up
  • discontinue
  • raise
  • extinguish
  • ax
  • modify
  • kill
  • finalize
  • break
  • crush out

Antonyms

  • phase in
  • open
  • nationalize
  • dehumanize

Etymology

  • ende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ende (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • enden (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. end

noun. ['ˈɛnd'] the concluding parts of an event or occurrence.

Synonyms

  • end game
  • conclusion
  • final stage
  • finish
  • homestretch
  • ending
  • passing
  • last

Antonyms

  • assimilate
  • stiffen
  • thin
  • heat

Etymology

  • ende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ende (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • enden (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. end

noun. ['ˈɛnd'] the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it.

Synonyms

  • object
  • target
  • no-goal
  • end-all
  • terminus
  • cognitive content
  • aim
  • goal
  • design
  • bourne
  • mental object
  • objective
  • plan of action
  • intent
  • content
  • intention
  • purpose
  • destination

Antonyms

  • destabilise
  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize

Etymology

  • ende (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ende (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • enden (Middle English (1100-1500))
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