the final match between the winners of all previous matches in an elimination tournament
final examination, final exam, final(adj)
an examination administered at the end of an academic term
concluding, final, last, terminal(adj)
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"
final, last, net(adj)
conclusive in a process or progression
"the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result"
not to be altered or undone
"the judge's decision is final"; "the arbiter will have the last say"
The ending, the last.
A final examination; a test or examination given at the end of a term or class; the test that concludes a class.
The last round, game or match in a contest, after which the winner is determined.
A contest that narrows a field of contestants (finalists) to ranked positions, usually in numbered places (1st place/prize, 2nd place/prize, etc.) or a winner and numbered runners-up (1st runner-up, etc.).
the final part of a syllable, the combination of medial and rime in phonetics and phonology.
Respecting an end or object to be gained; respecting the purpose or ultimate end in view
word-final, occurring at the end of a word.
pertaining to the end or conclusion; last; terminating; ultimate; as, the final day of a school term
conclusive; decisive; as, a final judgment; the battle of Waterloo brought the contest to a final issue
respecting an end or object to be gained; respecting the purpose or ultimate end in view
Final is a project of Justin Broadrick, creator of the band Godflesh, which he started when he was just 13 years old. Unlike Godflesh, Final is primarily electronic in nature, taking on a space-like, dark ambient sound. In 2006 Final performed across Europe, including a slot on the Supersonic Festival at the Custard Factory, Birmingham on the 23rd July, and as special guests supporting Isis on the 24th July.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fī′nal, adj. last: decisive, conclusive: respecting the end or motive: of a judgment ready for execution.—ns. Fī′nalism; Fī′nalist; Final′ity, state of being final: completeness or conclusiveness.—adv. Fī′nally.—Final cause (see Cause). [Fr.,—L. finalis—finis, an end.]
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #758
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1308
Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Nouns Frequency: #1205
Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Adjectives Frequency: #89
The numerical value of final in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of final in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This should be the final draft because may be this the final opportunity for Libya, it is a crucial time.
Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
When did it become the law of the land that the Supreme Court has the final say on anything? they do not have the final say on anything. The American people have the final say on everything.
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Translations for final
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- последен, заключителен изпит, финал, заключителенBulgarian
- finalCatalan, Valencian
- poslední, konečný, fináleCzech
- endelig, endegyldig, finaleDanish
- Endspiel, Finale, Schlussrunde, Abschlussprüfung, Endkampf, End-, End, Schluss-, Schluss, endgültigGerman
- τελικός, πτυχιακέςGreek
- final, últimoSpanish
- نهایی, فینال, آخرینPersian
- loppu, loppukilpailu, loppuottelu, finaali, loppuottelut, loppusarja, loppukoe, lopullinen, päättökoe, finaalinen, viimeinenFinnish
- ultime, dernierFrench
- deireannach, mu dheireadhScottish Gaelic
- záróvizsga, döntőHungarian
- 学期末テスト, 決勝戦, 終わり, 韻母, 最後, 学期末試験, ファイナルJapanese
- 운모, 韻母Korean
- peractio, extremum, finis, exitus, ultimus, extremus, terminus, finalisLatin
- eindexamen, finale, definitief, ultiem, finaal, eindronde, laatsteDutch
- ostatni, końcowy, finałPolish
- final, último, [[prova]] [[final]]Portuguese
- финал, эндшпиль, заключительный, финаль, выпускной, финальный, окончательныйRussian
- final, slutgiltig, ordfinalSwedish
- పరిక్ష, చివరి, అంతం, వడపోత, ఆఖరుTelugu
- vận mẫu, 韻母Vietnamese
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