Definitions of end:
- noun: a position on the line of scrimmage
Example: "No one wanted to play end"
- noun: the part you are expected to play
Example: "He held up his end"
- noun: a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
- noun: a final part or section
Example: "We have given it at the end of the section since it involves the calculus"
- noun: the concluding parts of an event or occurrence
Example: "The end was exciting"
- noun: a boundary marking the extremities of something
Example: "The end of town"
- noun: either extremity of something that has length
Example: "The end of the pier"
- noun: the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object
Example: "One end of the box was marked `This side up'"
- noun: one of two places from which people are communicating to each other
Example: "The phone rang at the other end"
- noun: (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage
Example: "The end managed to hold onto the pass"
- noun: a final state
Example: "He came to a bad end"
- noun: the point in time at which something ends
Example: "The end of the year"
- noun: the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it
Example: "The ends justify the means"
- noun: the last section of a communication
- verb: have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
Example: "My property ends by the bushes"
- verb: be the end of; be the last or concluding part of
Example: "This sad scene ended the movie"
- verb: bring to an end or halt
Example: "She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime"
- verb: put an end to
Example: "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
- name: A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #40830)
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