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finishes

verb
present tense third-person singular of finish

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1 to bring (something) to a state where nothing remains to be done
  • we should finish the painting of the house by tomorrow

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2 to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point
  • we'll finish the concert before dark

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3 to come to an end
  • the three-day race finished yesterday

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finishes

noun
plural of finish

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“Finishes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/finishes. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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