round (off or out)

as in to end
to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point I'll round off the meeting here and let everyone get an early start on the weekend

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as in to complement
to serve as a completing element to coffee and dessert rounded out the meal

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“Round (off or out).” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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