finishing line

noun

Definition of finishing line

British
:a line that marks the end of a race :(US) finish line

Word by Word Definitions

finish play finishing
  1. : to come to an end : terminate

  2. : end

  3. : to come to the end of a course, task, or undertaking

  1. : something that completes or perfects: such as

  2. : the fine or decorative work required for a building or one of its parts

  3. : a finishing material used in painting

line play
  1. : a length of cord or cord-like material: such as

  2. : a comparatively strong slender cord

  3. : clothesline

  1. : to mark or cover with a line or lines

  2. : to depict with lines : draw

  3. : to place or form a line along

  1. : to cover the inner surface of

  2. : to put something in the inside of : fill

  3. : to serve as the lining of


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