Definition of 'finale'
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Expect twists right up to the closing moments of the series finale. The Sun (2016)They only consider the grand finale. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The party then moves on to Barbados for the series finale. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's all set up extremely nicely for next week's stunning series finale. The Sun (2016)It gave Toulouse a lift at a crucial time but Wasps hung in there and managed to salvage a draw in a dramatic finale. The Sun (2016)The finale to the show is shaping up to be something spectacular. The Sun (2009)It will also be the biggest finale to a series of the show. The Sun (2006)The investigation twists and turns as it leads up to a dramatic finale to the series. The Sun (2006)We are in for an exciting finale. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But this series finale left me utterly bereft. The Sun (2015)It was a dramatic finale to a round that matches the best in major history. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Although we can say that this is a superb series finale with inspired guest stars. The Sun (2014)Few could have predicted then the dramatic finale that would follow. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Tonight 's finale is the best episode of all. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This time, there was no grand finale. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And there will be a musical finale, apparently. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The grand finale was a 100,000 firework display set off from a raft out at sea. The Sun (2008)What a tangled web, as we reach the series four finale of the biker drama. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But at the finale's dramatic climax the audience giggles. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A million viewers tuned in for the last series finale. The Sun (2011)A fantastically dramatic finale to the best storyline of the year. The Sun (2012)Ten thousand onlookers are expected at the musical beachfront finale today, so think twice about taking your towel. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now that grand finale will not happen, which must have induced sadness yesterday in all but the hardest of hearts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Granted, the finale is quite exciting, but it is also largely fictional. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Phew, what a series finale - we need more now! The Sun (2012)It is a must-have for fans as they boost their squads ahead of the season's exciting finale. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'finale'
British English: finale NOUN
The finale of a show, piece of music, or series of shows is the last part of it or the last one of them.
…a show-stopping finale with a spectacular fireworks display.
Definition of finale from the Collins English Dictionary
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