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Engelsk navneord: end

1. end (om sted) either extremity of something that has length

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe end of the pier.
She knotted the end of the thread.
They rode to the end of the line.
The terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)terminal

Mindre specifikke termerextremity

Mere specifikke termerbitter end, bitthead, destination, end point, endpoint, finish, goal, heel, heel, magnetic pole, nerve end, nerve ending, point, pole, railhead, telomere, termination, terminus, terminus, tip, yardarm

2. end (om tid) the point in time at which something ends

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe end of the year.
The ending of warranty period.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ending

Mindre specifikke termerpoint, point in time

Mere specifikke termercease, close, conclusion, death, death, demise, dying, expiration, expiry, fag end, finale, finis, finish, last, last, last gasp, limit, period, stopping point, tail, tail end, terminal point, termination, terminus ad quem, year-end

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)commencement, get-go, offset, outset, showtime, starting time, beginning, kickoff, start, first, middle

3. end (om begivenhed) the concluding parts of an event or occurrence

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe end was exciting.
I had to miss the last of the movie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)final stage, last

Mindre specifikke termerconclusion, ending, finish

Mere specifikke termerend game, end game, endgame, endgame, homestretch, passing

4. end (om erkendelse) the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe ends justify the means.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)goal

Mindre specifikke termercognitive content, content, mental object

Mere specifikke termeraim, aim, bourn, bourne, design, destination, end-all, intent, intention, intention, no-goal, object, objective, purpose, target, terminus

Omfatter disse overordnede termerplan of action

5. end (om erkendelse) a final part or section

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe have given it at the end of the section since it involves the calculus.
Start at the beginning and go on until you come to the end.

Mindre specifikke termerdivision, part, section

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)middle, beginning

6. end (om tilstand) a final state

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe came to a bad end.
The so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)death, destruction

Mindre specifikke termerstate

7. end (om sted) the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOne end of the box was marked `This side up'.

Mindre specifikke termersurface

8. end (om person) (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe end managed to hold onto the pass.

Mindre specifikke termerlineman

Mere specifikke termersplit end, tight end

Overordnet emneområdefootball, football game

9. end (om sted) a boundary marking the extremities of something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe end of town.

Mindre specifikke termerbound, boundary, bounds

10. end (om sted) one of two places from which people are communicating to each other

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe phone rang at the other end.
Both ends wrote at the same time.

Mindre specifikke termerplace, spot, topographic point

11. end (om handling) the part you are expected to play

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe held up his end.

Mindre specifikke termercontribution, part, share

12. end (om kommunikation) the last section of a communication

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn conclusion I want to say....

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)close, closing, conclusion, ending

Mindre specifikke termersection, subdivision

Mere specifikke termeranticlimax, bathos, coda, epilog, epilog, epilogue, epilogue, finale, peroration

Omfatter disse overordnede termeraddress, narration, recital, speech, yarn

13. end (om genstand) a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)oddment, remainder, remnant

Mindre specifikke termerpiece of cloth, piece of material

Mere specifikke termerfag end

14. end (om handling) (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNo one wanted to play end.

Mindre specifikke termerlineman

Tilhører disse overordnede termereleven, football team

Engelsk udsagnsord: end

1. end (om tilstand) have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed.
Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other.
My property ends by the bushes.
The symphony ends in a pianissimo.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cease, finish, stop, terminate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Mere specifikke termeradjourn, break, break up, climax, close, come out, conclude, culminate, cut out, disappear, disappear, discontinue, go, go away, go out, lapse, pass away, recess, run low, run out, run short, turn out, vanish, vanish

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)begin, start

2. end (om ændring) bring to an end or halt

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime.
The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey end moving

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)terminate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

Mere specifikke termerabort, adjudicate, ax, axe, break, break, break off, break up, break up, close, close, close out, closure, cloture, complete, conclude, crush out, culminate, decide, discontinue, dissolve, dissolve, extinguish, finalise, finalize, finish, finish, interrupt, kill, lift, nail down, phase out, press out, raise, resolve, settle, settle, stamp out, stop, stub out

Medførercease, end, finish, stop, terminate

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)begin, commence, set out, start, start out, commence, lead off, start, begin, set about, get down, get

3. end (om tilstand) be the end of; be the last or concluding part of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis sad scene ended the movie.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)terminate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termerclose

4. end (om tilvejebringelse) put an end to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdestroy, destruct

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