Definition of conclusion
- The obvious conclusion is that she was negligent.
- The team was exhausted at the conclusion of the game.
- the counsel's conclusion to the jury
- hoped for a quick conclusion to the war
The evidence does not support the report's conclusions.
The evidence points to the inescapable conclusion that she was negligent.
The logical conclusion is that she was negligent.
What led you to that conclusion?
They haven't yet arrived at a conclusion.
the conclusion of a business deal
The case was finally brought to conclusion last week.
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: a final decision or judgment : an opinion or decision that is formed after a period of thought or research
: the last part of something
: the act of concluding or finishing something or the state of being finished
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