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Synonyms for end

end up: finish up

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end up: turn out to be

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make ends meet

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the hindmost part of something

a demarcation point or boundary beyond which something does not extend or occur

the ultimate point to which an action, thought, discussion, or policy is carried

residual matter

to bring or come to a natural or proper end

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the concluding parts of an event or occurrence

the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it

a final part or section

a final state

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the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object

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(football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage

a boundary marking the extremities of something

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one of two places from which people are communicating to each other

the part you are expected to play

a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

(American football) a position on the line of scrimmage

be the end of

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The Kuwaiti minister said that she would seek to put an end to the phenomenon that has tarnished her country's reputation.
In a joint statement issued in Rabat following the talks of Moroccan interior minister Mohand Laenser and his Spanish peer Jorge Fernandez Diaz, the two officials, aware of the social and criminal implications of this illegal activity, agreed to strengthen the joint fight against this phenomenon and set up new mechanisms to put an end to it, mainly by targeting trafficking that uses aircrafts, noting efforts made by Morocco to reduce lands used for drug crop cultivation.
The Arab Parliament stressed, following its 2nd ordinary session of 2010, the need to put an end to the Spanish occupation of the two cities and the neighboring islets.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE), under the leadership of President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, plays an active role in strengthening international efforts to put an end to the suffering of refugees and the dangerous consequences of displacement and uprooting of millions of people worldwide, according to Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed, the Ruler's Representative in the Western Region and Chairman of the Red Crescent Authority (RCA).
It urged Arab and Islamic countries to act promptly to put an end to Israeli practices in occupied East Jerusalem.
Kennedy right when he said: Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind ?
Politically we are too weak to be able to put an end to this struggle or have any kind of input in it.
Faithful and honest efforts exerted by President Ali Abdullah Saleh concerning the Palestinian issue will continue to be one of the largest and most important sources of assistance that will put an end to such issues.
Ten million signatures are required worldwide to persuade the United Nations to introduce this universal declaration to put an end to cruel, painful acts.
Israel considers that Egypt is in a position to confront the matter of arms smuggling and to put an end to it," Gilad told Channel Two television, adding that the country's willingness to work against arms-smuggling is unprecedented.
By playing any part at the Laugardalsvollur Stadium in Reykjavik he will be ruled out of Champions League action for the first half of the season and that would surely put an end to Liverpool's interest.
Platini called G14 "elitist" and said it was time for football to put an end to its "guarrels".
But its very power makes it much sought after by any number of crazies and/or visionaries seeking to exploit or put an end to its power.
When his younger brother is mistaken for Castro and murdered by an assassin working for the Batista regime, Ramon seeks the assassin to exact revenge, but when he sees the cruel conditions in Cuba, he changes allegiance and helps Castro put an end to the Batista government.
May, an Anglican, was executive director of the Sierra Club for 17 years; she became active in the environmental movement in the 1970s when she led the legal battle to put an end to insecticide spraying near her Cape Breton home.