Definitions for end up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finish up, land up, fetch up, end up, wind up, finish(verb)

    finally be or do something

    "He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart"; "he wound up being unemployed and living at home again"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. end up(verb)ɛnd

    to end or arrive in a particular state

    I had no idea how I ended up at her house.; They ended up hating each other.


  1. end up(Verb)

    To conclude, turn out, sometimes unexpectedly.

  2. end up(Verb)

    To arrive at a destination, sometimes unexpectedly.

  3. end up(Verb)

    To eventually do

Anagrams of end up

  1. upend, up-end

  2. Up-end

  3. Upend

Translations for end up

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

end up

to reach or come to an end, usually unpleasant

I knew that he would end up in prison.

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