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American English: /ˈfaɪnlˌaɪz/
British English: /ˈfʌɪn(ə)lʌɪz/

Translation of finalize in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • (arrangements/plans)
    nothing's been finalized yet
    aún no se ha concretado nada
    Example sentences
    • An hour later, we finished finalizing Maria's plans.
    • There is still another week of negotiation to finalize the plan of action that is to be agreed upon in Johannesburg.
    • As next Monday's opening ceremony approaches, organizers have intensified efforts to finalize their preparation for the grand event.

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