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finale

play
noun fi·na·le \fə-ˈna-lē, fi-ˈnä-\

Simple Definition of finale

  • : the last part of something (such as a musical performance, play, etc.)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of finale

  1. :  the close or termination of something: as a :  the last section of an instrumental musical composition b :  the closing part, scene, or number in a public performance c :  the last and often climactic event or item in a sequence

Examples of finale in a sentence

  1. She sung a very difficult song for the finale.

  2. <the finale to the festivities was a grand display of fireworks>



Origin of finale

Italian, from finale, adjective, final, from Latin finalis


First Known Use: 1774


FINALE Defined for Kids

finale

play
noun fi·na·le \fə-ˈna-lē\

Definition of finale for Students

  1. :  the close or end of something (as a musical work)





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