Share this entry

final clause Line breaks: final clause

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of final clause in English:


A clause expressing purpose or intention (e.g. one introduced by in order that or lest).

Definition of final clause in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day whippersnapper
Pronunciation: ˈwɪpəsnapə
a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...