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1. finish

verb. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] come or bring to a finish or an end; others finished in over 4 hours".

Synonyms

  • mop up
  • terminate
  • go through
  • complete
  • action
  • finish off
  • finish up
  • see through
  • polish off
  • accomplish
  • follow through
  • close
  • top
  • wrap up
  • execute
  • finish out
  • carry out
  • top off
  • put through
  • end
  • carry through
  • follow out
  • fulfill
  • round out
  • follow up
  • get through
  • clear up
  • fulfil

Antonyms

  • public
  • unrestrained
  • foot
  • worst

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Rhymes with Finish

  • diminish
  • minish
  • finnish

How do you pronounce finish?

Pronounce finish as ˈfɪnɪʃ.

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Sentences with finish


1. Adjective
Patent leather products are often in bright colors because the shiny finish makes the color stand out.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Rub a piece of medium- to fine-grain sandpaper over all surfaces of the spoon to get a smooth finish.

3. Verb, base form
Each type of stitch used when making a lanyard has a corresponding way to finish the job.

4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Brush your teeth after you finish drinking the juice.

Quotes about finish


1. Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

2. There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.
- Jiddu Krishnamurti

3. Art is accusation, expression, passion. Art is a fight to the finish between black charcoal and white paper.
- Gunter Grass

2. finish

verb. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] finally be or do something.

Synonyms

  • fetch up
  • act
  • end up
  • finish up
  • move
  • land up

Antonyms

  • coarse
  • stand still
  • careless
  • long

3. finish

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • continue
  • deprive
  • contract
  • mystify

4. finish

noun. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance).

Synonyms

  • coating
  • decorativeness
  • glaze
  • shoeshine

Antonyms

  • enjoy
  • suffer
  • idle
  • incompleteness

5. finish

verb. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] provide with a finish.

Synonyms

  • coat
  • broom
  • dress

Antonyms

  • unfurl
  • disconnect
  • birth
  • fall short of

6. finish

verb. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] finish eating all the food on one's plate or on the table.

Synonyms

  • polish off
  • eat up
  • eat
  • tuck in
  • tuck away

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • low
  • undress
  • unwrap

7. finish

verb. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] cause to finish a relationship with somebody.

Synonyms

  • end

Antonyms

  • unequal
  • unconfined

8. finish

noun. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] event whose occurrence ends something.

Synonyms

  • occurrence
  • final result
  • licking
  • result
  • halt
  • omega
  • defeat
  • ending
  • occurrent
  • destruction
  • conclusion
  • demolition
  • final stage
  • wipeout
  • Z
  • outcome
  • resultant
  • termination
  • matter of course
  • end
  • natural event
  • stop
  • victory
  • happening
  • foregone conclusion
  • last

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • victory
  • empty
  • imperfect

9. finish

noun. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] the temporal end; the concluding time.

Synonyms

  • stopping point
  • ending
  • last
  • end
  • close
  • finis
  • finale

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • loose
  • disjoin
  • inaccurate

10. finish

noun. ['ˈfɪnɪʃ'] the act of finishing.

Synonyms

  • completion
  • mop up
  • windup
  • closing curtain
  • culmination
  • closing
  • close
  • finis
  • finale

Antonyms

  • exempt
  • phase in
  • open
  • hire
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