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British English: /ˈfɪnɪʃ/
American English: /ˈfɪnɪʃ/

Translation of finish in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 2 (to leave) to finish school/work
    أَنْهى دِراسَتَهُ \ عَمَلَهُ
  • 4
    (to ruin)
    قَضى (+ على) (a person, somebody's career)
  • 5
    [informal/غير رسمي] (to exhaust, demoralize)
    أَضْنى (a person)
    the walk has finished me!
    أَنْهَكَني المَشْيُ

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 1
    (to end) (holidays, meetings)
    the course finishes on Thursday
    تَنْتَهي الدَوْرةُ يَوْمَ الخَميسِ
  • 2 (in races)
    أَنْهى السِباقَ
    he finished third
    أَنْهى السِباقَ في المَرْكَزِ الثالِثِ
  • 3 (in conversations)
    أَنْهى حَديثَهُ

also: finished adjective/صفة

  • beautifully/poorly finished
    (furniture, interior)
    تَشْطيبُهُ رائِعٌ \ رَديءٌ
    the finished product
    المُنْتَج النِهائيّ


  • 2 (in races) it was a close finish
    كانَت النَتائِجُ مُتَقارِبةً عند النِهايةِ

Phrasal verbs

finish off

finish [something] off, finish off [something] 1 (to complete)
أَكْمَلَ \ أَنْهى [شَيْئاً] (a letter, task)
2 (to round off)
finish [somebody] off [informal/غير رسمي] 1
(to exhaust, demoralize)
أَنْهَكَ [شَخْصاً] (a person)
(to kill)
أَجْهَزَ على [شَخْصٍ] (a person, an animal)

finish up

(in a place, situation)
انْتَهى بِهِ الأَمْرُ (إلى)
2 finish [something] up, finish up [something]
لم يُبْقِ من [شَيْءٍ] شَيْئاً (the milk, paint)

finish with

finish with [something]
فَرَغَ من [شَيْءٍ] (a book)
لم يَعُدْ بِحاجةٍ إلى [شَيْءٍ] (tool)
finish with [somebody]
[informal/غير رسمي] (to split up)
قَطَعَ صِلَتَهُ ب [شَخْصٍ] (one's girlfriend, partner)
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