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Cause at the end of the day, honestly, at the end of the day when you're in your death bed and that's it, I think it's the relationships you've had and the people that you've touched and the people that have touched you that matter.
Julie Benz

Meaning of "end" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD END

Old English ende; related to Old Norse endir, Gothic andeis, Old High German endi, Latin antiae forelocks, Sanskrit antya last.
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PRONUNCIATION OF END

end  [ɛnd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF END

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
End is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb end in English.

WHAT DOES END MEAN IN ENGLISH?

End

End or Ending may refer to: ▪ End ▪ In mathematics: ▪ End ▪ End ▪ End ▪ End, a division of play in the sports of curling and target archery ▪ End key on a modern computer keyboard ▪ End Records, a record label ▪ "End", a song by The Cure from Wish ▪ "End", a Song from Silent Night Fever by Dimension Zero ▪ End, in weaving, a single thread of the warp END may refer to: ▪ European Nuclear Disarmament ▪ Endoglin, a glycoprotein ▪ Equivalent narcotic depth, a concept used in underwater diving ▪ Environmental noise directive Ending may refer to: ▪ Ending ▪ Alternate ending ▪ End of a part of a baseball game ▪ False ending ▪ Happy ending ▪ Multiple endings ▪ Twist ending ▪ Endings...

Definition of end in the English dictionary

The first definition of end in the dictionary is the extremity of the length of something, such as a road, line, etc. Other definition of end is the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object. End is also the extreme extent, limit, or degree of something.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO END

PRESENT

Present
I end
you end
he/she/it ends
we end
you end
they end
Present continuous
I am ending
you are ending
he/she/it is ending
we are ending
you are ending
they are ending
Present perfect
I have ended
you have ended
he/she/it has ended
we have ended
you have ended
they have ended
Present perfect continuous
I have been ending
you have been ending
he/she/it has been ending
we have been ending
you have been ending
they have been ending
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I ended
you ended
he/she/it ended
we ended
you ended
they ended
Past continuous
I was ending
you were ending
he/she/it was ending
we were ending
you were ending
they were ending
Past perfect
I had ended
you had ended
he/she/it had ended
we had ended
you had ended
they had ended
Past perfect continuous
I had been ending
you had been ending
he/she/it had been ending
we had been ending
you had been ending
they had been ending
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will end
you will end
he/she/it will end
we will end
you will end
they will end
Future continuous
I will be ending
you will be ending
he/she/it will be ending
we will be ending
you will be ending
they will be ending
Future perfect
I will have ended
you will have ended
he/she/it will have ended
we will have ended
you will have ended
they will have ended
Future perfect continuous
I will have been ending
you will have been ending
he/she/it will have been ending
we will have been ending
you will have been ending
they will have been ending
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would end
you would end
he/she/it would end
we would end
you would end
they would end
Conditional continuous
I would be ending
you would be ending
he/she/it would be ending
we would be ending
you would be ending
they would be ending
Conditional perfect
I would have end
you would have end
he/she/it would have end
we would have end
you would have end
they would have end
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been ending
you would have been ending
he/she/it would have been ending
we would have been ending
you would have been ending
they would have been ending
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you end
we let´s end
you end
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to end
Past participle
ended
Present Participle
ending
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE END

encystment
end date
end house
end it all
end matter
end of steel
end on
end one´s days
end organ
end pin
end point
end product
end result
end run
end table
end up
end user
end value
end zone
end-all

WORDS THAT END LIKE END

and
around
at an end
attend
background
band
behind
beyond
bond
bound
boyfriend
brand
come to an end
command
demand
Deutschland
diamond
England
expand
to the ground

Synonyms and antonyms of end in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «END»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «end» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of end

Translation of «end» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF END

Find out the translation of end to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of end from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «end» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

末端
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fin
570 millions of speakers

English

end
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समाप्त
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نِهَايَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

конец
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fim
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শেষ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Akhir
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ende
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

終わり
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pungkasan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

phần kết
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இறுதியில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शेवट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

son
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fine
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

koniec
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кінець
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

final
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τέλος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

einde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

slut
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

slutt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of end

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «END»

The term «end» is very widely used and occupies the 763 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «END» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «end» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «end» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about end

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10 QUOTES WITH «END»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word end.
1
Cecelia Ahern
I always want my books to reach a positive point in the end.
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Matt Barr
'The Notebook' wrecks me! I cry like a 6-year-old girl at the end.
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Julie Benz
Cause at the end of the day, honestly, at the end of the day when you're in your death bed and that's it, I think it's the relationships you've had and the people that you've touched and the people that have touched you that matter.
4
Raymond Bonner
Sydney's most famous beach is Bondi. At its southern end is Bondi Baths, an eight-lane, 50-meter saltwater pool built into the cliffs.
5
Jackson Browne
No matter how close to yours another's steps have grown, in the end there is one dance you'll do alone.
6
Craig Bruce
My to-do list is so long that it doesn't have an end; it has an event horizon.
7
Georg Buchner
We are always on stage, even when we are stabbed in earnest at the end.
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Smedley Butler
War is a racket. It always has been... A few profit - and the many pay. But there is a way to stop it. You can't end it by disarmament conferences. You can't eliminate it by peace parleys at Geneva. Well-meaning but impractical groups can't wipe it out by resolutions. It can be smashed effectively only by taking the profit out of war.
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Chris Carter
'The X-Files' was a hard sell because people didn't know what it was. The network didn't understand what it was that they were buying, and at the beginning, they wanted us to have closure. They wanted us to put the cuffs on the bad guy at the end of each episode.
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Martin Compston
I don't regret giving up football for acting. I love football and am very proud I played for Morton. But the truth is, I wasn't going to get much higher in football. At the same time, I sensed I could go somewhere in acting. I'm 28, which is young for acting, whereas in football I'd now be near the end of my career.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «END»

Discover the use of end in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to end and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Monster at the End of This Book
The package includes the classic title The Monster at the end of this book starring everyone's favourite Sesame Street resident - Grover.As well as the original book, there is a DVD in a special pop out tray.
Hinkler Books Pty, Limited, Jon Stone, 2008
2
The End of Illness
Is it possible to add more vibrant years to our lives? In the #1 New York Times bestselling The End of Illness, Dr. David Agus tackles these fundamental questions and dismantles misperceptions about what “health” really means.
David B. Agus, 2012
3
The End of the Nation State: The Rise of Regional Economies
Arguing that nation states are forfeiting their role in the global economy, the author contends that other forces have usurped economic power--capital, corporations, customers, communications, and currencies--and that natural economic zones ...
Kenʼichi Ōmae, 1995
4
The End of History and the Last Man
Enhanced by a new afterword dealing with the post-September 11th world, a provocative exploration of issues of human society and destiny answers such questions as, is there a direction to human history? does history have an end? and where ...
Francis Fukuyama, 2006
5
Journey's End
The Heinemann Plays series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions.
R. C. Sherriff, Maureen Blakesley, 1993
6
An End to Poverty?: A Historical Debate
In An End to Poverty? Gareth Stedman Jones revisits this founding moment in the history of social democracy and examines how it was derailed by conservative as well as leftist thinkers.
Gareth Stedman Jones, 2008
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At War's End: Building Peace After Civil Conflict
Avoiding the problems that marred many peacebuilding operations in the 1990s will require longer-lasting and, ultimately, more intrusive forms of intervention in the domestic affairs of these states. This book was first published in 2004.
Roland Paris, 2004
8
The End: Hamburg 1943
Translated into English for the first time, "The End" is a searing firsthand account of the Allied firebombing of Hamburg and a rare German perspective on the devastation.
Hans Erich Nossack, 2004
9
The End of Ideology: On the Exhaustion of Political Ideas in ...
This work first argued that the older humanistic ideologies from the 19th and early 20th centuries were exhausted, and that new parochial ideologies would arise.
Daniel Bell, 1962
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End of Days: Essays on the Apocalypse from Antiquity to ...
This book explores the idea of the apocalypse and its reception within culture and society, bringing together 17 essays that explore both the influence and innovation of apocalyptic ideas from classical Greek and Roman writings to the ...
Karolyn Kinane, Michael A. Ryan, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «END»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term end is used in the context of the following news items.
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Tube strike: when does it end?
Their 48-hour strike will end at 6.30pm on Friday, however services may be disrupted through to Saturday morning and trains that are running ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Is this the end for apps?
Contextual information is changing the world. We have more data available to us than ever before, and much of it is being generated and ... «The Next Web, Jul 15»
3
Dublin-based Avolon's fleet reached 260 at end of June
Irish aircraft leasing company Avolon increased its fleet by 29 per cent year-on-year to 260 aircraft at the end of June. The Dublin-based ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»
4
Menards says it will end sales of vinyl flooring that contains toxic …
The Eau Claire-based company joins other retailers that plan to end sales of products with phthalates, a family of chemical compounds used to ... «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Jul 15»
5
End-of-Life Talk Proposed as New Medicare Benefit
The federal government is proposing to pay health-care providers for talking to Medicare beneficiaries about end-of-life care after mounting ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
6
Stocks rout could end with democracy in China
A rout in Chinese stocks that Beijing is desperately trying to stem has deep political ramifications for the country's Communist party, analysts ... «CNBC, Jul 15»
7
Thai farmers ask spirits for rain to end crippling drought
A caged cat, a part of rural Thai ceremonies praying for rain, stares at villagers parading in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand. Photo: AP. «New York Post, Jul 15»
8
Trübe Aussichten für Happy-End im Griechenland-Drama
Brüssel/Athen/Frankfurt (Reuters) - Im Ringen um eine Last-Minute-Lösung des Schuldenstreits droht griechischen Banken die Luft ... «Reuters Deutschland, Jul 15»
9
Rob Ford admits he uses 'pain in the rear end' HOV lanes
"At the end of the day you have to have self control and I can talk from personal experience. I'm proud to say it's been over a year now — didn't ... «Hamilton Spectator, Jul 15»
10
A closer look at Rutgers freshman tight end Anthony Folkerts, a 'QB's …
The majority of Rutgers' incoming freshmen arrived on campus in late June to participate in the team's summer conditioning program. «NJ.com, Jul 15»

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