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finishes, 3rd person singular present; finished, past participle; finishing, present participle; finished, past tense;
  1. Bring (a task or activity) to an end; complete
    • - they were straining to finish the job
    • - we finished eating our meal
    • - the musician finished to thunderous applause
  2. Consume or get through the final amount or portion of (something, esp. food or drink)
    • - finish your fajita while it's still hot
    • - Jerry finished off a margarita
  3. (of an activity) Come to an end
    • - the war has finished but nothing has changed
  4. Have no more need for or nothing more to do with
    • - “I've finished with Tom,” Gloria said
  5. Reach the end of a race or other sporting competition, typically in a particular position
    • - she finished third in the 3-meter springboard diving
  6. Complete the manufacture or decoration of (a material, object, or place) by giving it an attractive surface appearance
    • - the interior was finished with V-jointed American oak
  7. Complete the fattening of (livestock) before slaughter

  8. Prepare (a girl) for entry into fashionable society

  1. An end or final part or stage of something
    • - a bowl of raspberries was the perfect finish to the meal
    • - I really enjoyed the film from start to finish
  2. A point or place at which a race or competition ends
    • - he surged into a winning lead 200 meters from the finish
  3. The manner in which the manufacture of an article is completed in detail
    • - wide variation in specification and finish
  4. The surface appearance of a manufactured material or object, or the material used to produce this
    • - lightweight nylon with a shiny finish
  5. The final taste impression of a wine or beer
    • - the wine has a lemony tang on the finish

  1. coating: a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance); "the boat had a metallic finish"; "he applied a coat of a clear finish"; "when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly"
  2. complete: come or bring to a finish or an end; "He finished the dishes"; "She completed the requirements for her Master's Degree"; "The fastest runner finished the race in just over 2 hours; others finished in over 4 hours"
  3. finish up: finally be or do something; "He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart"; "he wound up being unemployed and living at home again"
  4. stopping point: 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"
  5. 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"
  6. polish: a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality; "they performed with great polish"; "I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose"; "almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art"--Joseph Conrad
  7. The use of wine tasting descriptors allow the taster an opportunity to put into words the aromas and flavors that they experience and can be used in assessing the overall quality of wine. ...
  8. Carpenter's Coffee House (later known as "The Finish", "The Queen's Head" and "Jack's") was a coffee house in Covent Garden, London, established by George Carpenter some time around 1762.
  9. (Finished (story)) "Finished" is a science fiction short story written by L. Sprague de Camp, a story in his Viagens Interplanetarias series. It was first published in the magazine Astounding Science Fiction in the issue for November, 1949. ...
  10. (Finishing (bookbinding)) In bookbinding, finishing refers to the process of decorating the outside of a book, including the lettering of the spine and covers, any additional tooling, and any inlays and onlays. ...
  11. (Finishing (manufacturing)) Surface finishing is a broad range of industrial processes that alter the surface of a manufactured item to achieve a certain property. ...
  12. (Finishing (textiles)) In textile manufacturing, finishing refers to any process performed on yarn or fabric after weaving to improve the look, performance, or "hand" (feel) of the finished textile.Kadolph, Textiles, p. ...
  13. An end: the end of anything; A protective coating given to wood or metal and other surfaces; The result of any process changing the physical or chemical properties of cloth; To complete (something); To apply a treatment to (a surface or similar); To change an animal's food supply in the ...
  14. (finished) Processed or perfected; Terminated; over; done for
  15. (FINISHED) The house is already complete with tiles and paint on walls both exterior and interior. Has cabinets. No furniture and appliances.
  16. (Finished) After this status appear on your order, if you have some problem please tell us within 10 days (from the days is the status shown), or not we will assume you received this order and cannot complain for this order.
  17. (Finished) Describes a commercially-grown African Violet which is peaking in its first flowering cycle, i.e., it is fully blooming for the first time. A standard, finished African Violet will normally be 34 to 35 weeks old.
  18. (Finished) Job that has successfully completed all of its tasks and has released its resources.
  19. (Finished) Refers to the time when a post construction assessment can be done. Finished is the point at which the construction of a property is sufficiently advanced so as to make a post construction assessment possible. (Community and Local Government legal definition)
  20. (Finished) The advanced level for a dog to compete, a higher level of difficulty than Seasoned. Fifteen (15) UKC championship points are awarded for a Finished pass.
  21. (Finished) the total thickness of the wall with sheetrock (drywall) or plaster hung.
  22. (finished (not -)) bitmеgеn, boşalmaģan
  23. (“Finished”) means finished antimony trioxide. It typically is senarmontite and has an antimony content of  82.5 –83.3%. It is brilliant white.
  24. (Finishes) A term for the surface treatment of a wood product to enhance the beauty of its natural wood color and grain definition.  Usually applied in steps, such as stain, sealer and a clear top coat such as a catalyzed varnish.
  25. (Finishes) Durability coatings on signs. Sign finishes range from Standard (no extra weather protection) to Premium (maximum weather protection).