Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) stopping point, finale, finis, finish, last, conclusion, close (the temporal end; the concluding time) "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season"
- S: (n) last (the last or lowest in an ordering or series) "he was the last to leave"; "he finished an inglorious last"
- S: (n) last (a person's dying act; the final thing a person can do) "he breathed his last"
- S: (n) death, last (the time at which life ends; continuing until dead) "she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last"
- S: (n) last (a unit of weight equal to 4,000 pounds)
- S: (n) last (a unit of capacity for grain equal to 80 bushels)
- S: (n) end, last (the final stage or concluding parts of an event or occurrence) "the end was exciting"; "I had to miss the last of the movie"
- direct hyponym / full hyponym
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- derivationally related form
- W: (v)
end [Related to: end] (put an end to) "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
- W: (v)
end [Related to: end] (be the end of; be the last or concluding part of) "This sad scene ended the movie"
- W: (v)
end [Related to: end] (bring to an end or halt) "She 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"
- W: (v)
end [Related to: end] (have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical) "the 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"
- S: (n) last, shoemaker's last, cobbler's last (holding device shaped like a human foot that is used to fashion or repair shoes)
- S: (v) last, endure (persist for a specified period of time) "The bad weather lasted for three days"
- S: (v) survive, last, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out (continue to live and avoid dying) "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents"; "how long can a person last without food and water?" "One crash victim died, the other lived"
- S: (adj) last (immediately past) "last Thursday"; "the last chapter we read"
- S: (adj) last (coming after all others in time or space or degree or being the only one remaining) "the last time I saw Paris"; "the last day of the month"; "had the last word"; "waited until the last minute"; "he raised his voice in a last supreme call"; "the last game of the season"; "down to his last nickel"
- S: (adj) concluding, final, last, terminal (occurring at or forming an end or termination) "his concluding words came as a surprise"; "the final chapter"; "the last days of the dinosaurs"; "terminal leave"
- S: (adj) last (most unlikely or unsuitable) "the last person we would have suspected"; "the last man they would have chosen for the job"
- S: (adj) last (occurring at the time of death) "his last words"; "the last rites"
- S: (adj) final, last, net (conclusive in a process or progression) "the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result"
- S: (adj) last, utmost (highest in extent or degree) "to the last measure of human endurance"; "whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually"
- S: (adj) final, last (not to be altered or undone) "the judge's decision is final"; "the arbiter will have the last say"
- S: (adj) last, last-place, lowest (lowest in rank or importance) "last prize"; "in last place"