finish


finish

verb

Definition of FINISH

1
to bring (something) to a state where nothing remains to be done <we should finish the painting of the house by tomorrow>
Phrases get through
2
to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point <we'll finish the concert before dark>
3
to come to an end <the three-day race finished yesterday>
Related Words desist (from), lay off (of), refrain (from); give over [British], knock off, pack (up or in); break down, conk (out), cut out, stall; pause, stay, suspend; abate, peter (out), wind down
Near Antonyms draw out, extend, prolong, protract

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