Share this entry

Share this page

end on

Definition of end on in English:

1With the end of an object facing towards one: seen end on, their sharp summits point like arrows
1.1With the end of an object touching that of another: stone tiles had been layered end on with incredible skill
More example sentences
  • For three blocks the surrounding streets have been closed off except to motorcycles and as far as the eye can see Harleys are parked end on to the curb.
See parent entry: end

Definition of end on in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

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 orthoepy
Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words