- bring (a task or activity) to an end; complete；consume or get through the final amount or portion of (something, especially food or drink).
- an end or final part or stage of something；a point or place at which a race or competition ends
verb: finish, 3rd person present: finishes, gerund or present participle: finishing, past tense: finished, past participle: finished
noun: finish, plural noun: finishes
- 1. bring (a task or activity) to an end; complete they were straining to finish the job we finished eating our meal 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ consume or get through the final amount or portion of (something, especially food or drink). 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ (of a period or activity) come to an end the war has finished but nothing has changed 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ reach the end of a race or other competition the first four horses to finish Falkirk finished fifth in the Scottish Premier League
- ▪ British (in soccer) score a goal or goals Dean finished well to put his team ahead
- ▪ reduce to utter exhaustion or helplessness.
- 2. complete the manufacture or decoration of (an article) by giving it an attractive surface appearance the interior was finished with American oak 同義詞
- ▪ complete the fattening of (livestock) before slaughter over 100,000 head of cattle are finished every year
- 3. dated prepare (a girl) for entry into fashionable society where were you finished?
- 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 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ a point or place at which a race or competition ends he surged into a winning lead 200 metres from the finish 同義詞
- 2. the manner in which the manufacture of an article is completed in detail the car's popularity is helped by its high-quality finish and strong diesel engine
- ▪ the surface appearance of a manufactured material or object, or the material used to produce this lightweight nylon with a shiny finish 同義詞
- ▪ the final taste impression of a wine or beer the wine has a lemony tang on the finish