end of story

noun phrase

used to say that there is nothing more to say about something
He yelled at me, and I left. End of story.

Examples of end of story in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Everybody should be accountable to the rule of law, period, end of story. The Salt Lake Tribune, 5 Sep. 2023 For over a year, Chair Gensler has made his view clear: in his mind, all digital assets—other than bitcoin—are securities, end of story. Marisa Coppel, Fortune Crypto, 29 June 2023

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'end of story.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Dictionary Entries Near end of story

Cite this Entry

“End of story.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/end%20of%20story. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!