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English adjective: final

1. final occurring at or forming an end or termination

SamplesHis concluding words came as a surprise.
The final chapter.
The last days of the dinosaurs.
Terminal leave.

Synonymsconcluding, last, terminal



2. final conclusive in a process or progression

SamplesThe final answer.
A last resort.
The net result.

Synonymslast, net



3. final not to be altered or undone

SamplesThe judge's decision is final.
The arbiter will have the last say.


Similarinalterable, unalterable


English noun: final

1. final (event) the final match between the winners of all previous matches in an elimination tournament

Broader (hypernym)match

Narrower (hyponym)cup final

Part meronymelimination tournament

2. final (communication) an examination administered at the end of an academic term

Synonymsfinal exam, final examination

Broader (hypernym)exam, examination, test

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