end in (something)

phrasal verb

: to have (something) at the end
The word ends in a suffix.
The knife ends in a sharp point.
Their marriage ended in divorce.
The race ended in a tie.

Examples of end in (something) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The spasm of consumer price increases that began in 2021 and ended in 2023 is a textbook example. George Calhoun, Forbes, 13 Feb. 2024 Microsoft targeted a 73 percent growth rate for Game Pass subscriptions for a single fiscal year that ended in June 2022, but only managed 28 percent. Tom Warren, The Verge, 12 Feb. 2024 Over the one-year period that ended in June 2023, the company earned $640 million on revenue of $7.12 billion. George Avalos, The Mercury News, 12 Feb. 2024 Deportations, returns and expulsions Since Title 42 ended in May, Biden officials have deported or returned roughly 500,000 people to Mexico and other countries, exceeding Trump’s totals, which averaged roughly 500,000 annually. Washington Post, 11 Feb. 2024 Reynolds and Jackman, 55, were spotted filming on set in July 2023, and production shut down due to the actors' strike that ended in November. Tommy McArdle, Peoplemag, 11 Feb. 2024 Finally, after the shooting, the two fled town, sparking a manhunt that ended in a late-night raid at a Detroit warehouse. Eric Levenson, CNN, 10 Feb. 2024 For anyone who’s not watched that movie—a story of two influencers who go on a luxury cruise that ultimately ends in disaster—our initial relationship with our fellow passengers was not entirely dissimilar to that of the film’s protagonists. Daniel Fletcher, Vogue, 9 Feb. 2024 For the first nine months of the fiscal year that ends in March, Nissan’s global sales rose 22% to 9.17 trillion yen ($61.7 billion). Yuri Kageyama, Quartz, 8 Feb. 2024 See More

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“End in (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/end%20in%20%28something%29. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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