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end US English

A final part of something, especially a period of time, an activity, or a story

-end US English

Denoting a person or thing to be treated in a specified way

end on US English

With the furthest point of an object facing toward one

no end US English

To a great extent; very much

on end US English

Continuing without stopping for a specified period of time

bin-end US English

One of the last bottles from a bin of wine, usually sold at a reduced price

big end US English

(In an engine) the end of the connecting rod that encircles the crankpin

dog-end US English

A cigarette butt

end-all US English

The thing that is final or definitive

end man US English

A man at the end of a row, line, or series

end run US English

An attempt by the ballcarrier to run around the end of the defensive line

end use US English

The application or function for which something is designed or for which it is ultimately used

fag end US English

A cigarette butt

top-end US English

(Of a product) at the top of a range; high quality or sophisticated

tag end US English

The last remaining part of something

low-end US English

Denoting the cheaper products of a range, especially of audio or computer equipment

back end US English

The end of something that is farthest from the front or the working end

best end US English

The rib end of a neck of lamb or other meat

scrag-end US English

The inferior end of a neck of mutton

short end US English

The part of a stock market which deals in short-term stocks or other securities or commodities

dead end US English

An end of a road or passage from which no exit is possible; a cul-de-sac

East End US English

The part of London, England, north of the Thames and east of the City, including the Docklands

end grain US English

The grain of wood seen when it is cut across the growth rings

end line US English

The line that marks the back of the end zone

end organ US English

A specialized, encapsulated ending of a peripheral sensory nerve, which acts as a receptor for a stimulus

end plate US English

A flattened piece at or forming the end of something such as a motor or generator

end times US English

(In some religious beliefs) the period leading up to Judgment Day

end user US English

The person who actually uses a particular product

end zone US English

The rectangular area at each end of the field into which the ball must be carried or passed and caught to score a touchdown

fore-end US English

The front part of something, especially a ship

tight end US English

An offensive end who lines up close to the tackle

split end US English

A tip of a person’s hair that has split from dryness or ill-treatment

small end US English

(In a piston engine) the end of the connecting rod connected to the piston

tail end US English

The last or hindmost part of something

West End US English

The entertainment and shopping area of London to the west of the City

year end US English

The end of the fiscal year

front end US English

The front of a car or other vehicle

high-end US English

Denoting the most expensive of a range of products

loose end US English

A detail not yet settled or explained

end to end US English

In a row with the furthest point of one object touching that of another object

rope's end US English

A short piece of rope used for flogging, especially on ships

single end US English

A single room

closed-end US English

Having a predetermined and fixed extent

no end of US English

A vast number or amount of (something)

without end US English

Without a limit or boundary

end-around US English

A play in which an end carries the ball around the opposing side of the line of scrimmage

end product US English

That which is produced as the final result of an activity or process, especially the finished article in a manufacturing process

end result US English

The final result or outcome of an activity or process

end-scraper US English

A prehistoric flint tool with a single working edge at one end of a blade or flake, at right angles to the long axis

end-stopped US English

(Of verse) having a pause at the end of each line


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