Definition of 'end'
Example sentences containing 'end'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
One more point would have ended the doubt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The images of the ideal festive period do not end there. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The scene appears towards the end of episode one. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It needed something special to end another special innings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Such was their loyalty that they would probably have followed him to the ends of the earth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The best films end with a memorable final line. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The celebrations in the away end are wild. Times, Sunday Times (2017)His first two marriages ended in divorce. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is ready to end a long losing run. The Sun (2017)They're not going to be making much at the lower end of the scale. Times, Sunday Times (2016)By the end of this century coal would be the only fossil fuel left on the earth. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We hope to be in the mix at the end of that period. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The excuses and lies flew down one end of the line and were rebuffed from the other. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Thought these might have died a death by the end of the year? Times, Sunday Times (2012)We always came up with something in the end. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Will he follow them to the ends of the earth? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The film ends with a beautiful scene that will tug at your heartstrings. Christianity Today (2000)Most of the claimants are at the lower end of scale. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Tuck any tape ends away under the bandage for safety. Your First Horse - buying, feeding, caring (1989)Centre drills are short and robust with a point at each end. Technology Basic Facts (1990)Yet those ends are no longer his own. THE SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT: The Scots' Invention of the Modern World (2002)Your last two books end with a brilliant twist. The Sun (2011)We were not expecting the way it ended. The Sun (2015)We made our pact when we ended our finals. The Sun (2014)Almost one in two marriages ends in divorce. Times, Sunday Times (2011)When he dies the direct line will end. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That win could probably be the difference come the end of the season. The Sun (2012)Their early records were already at the extreme end of what people wanted. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You end up with things at the wrong end of the country. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Insiders said that a sale would most likely take place towards the end of next year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The first half passed by without one serious shot at either end. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We saw each other another couple of times before he ended up at my flat. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The stage is set for a potential renaissance that looked all but impossible at the end of last season. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Sadly, this is where my journey with him ends. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Synonyms of 'end'
Trends of 'end'
Extremely Common. end is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
Definition of end from the Collins English Dictionary
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.