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end

Pronunciation: /end/

Translation of end in French:

n

  • 1 (final part) fin (f) ‘The End’ ‘Fin' to put an end to sth mettre fin à qch to come to an end se terminer in the end I went home finalement je suis rentré chez moi for days on end pendant des jours et des jours
  • 2 (extremity) bout (m), extrémité (f) at the end of, on the end of au bout de at the end of the garden au fond du jardin the third from the end le/la troisième avant la fin to stand sth on (its) end mettre qch debout
  • 3 (aim) but (m) to this end dans ce but a means to an end un moyen d'arriver à ses fins
  • 4 [Sport] to change ends changer de côté

vt

  • mettre fin à to end sth with terminer qch par to end it all en finir avec la vie

vi

  • [day, book] se terminer (in, with par); [contract, agreement] expirer

Phrasal verbs

end up

finir par devenir [president]; finir par être [rich] to end up doing finir par faire

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