What does Ending mean?

Definitions for Ending
ˈɛn dɪŋend·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ending, terminationnoun

    the end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme)

    "I don't like words that have -ism as an ending"

  2. termination, ending, conclusionnoun

    the act of ending something

    "the termination of the agreement"

  3. end, endingnoun

    the point in time at which something ends

    "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"

  4. ending, conclusion, finishnoun

    event whose occurrence ends something

    "his death marked the ending of an era"; "when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"

  5. conclusion, end, close, closing, endingnoun

    the last section of a communication

    "in conclusion I want to say..."


  1. endingnoun

    A termination or conclusion.

  2. endingnoun

    The last part of something.

  3. endingnoun

    The last morpheme of a word, added to some base to make an inflected form (such as -ing in "ending").

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ending

    of End

  2. Endingnoun

    termination; concluding part; result; conclusion; destruction; death

  3. Endingnoun

    the final syllable or letter of a word; the part joined to the stem. See 3d Case, 5

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Ending' in Nouns Frequency: #2849

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ending in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Ending in a Sentence

  1. Tiger Woods:

    Well, we're all very sad that Nick passed away, it was a terrible night, a terrible ending, and just — we feel bad for him and his entire family. It's very sad.

  2. Sospeter Muhongo:

    I have decided to resign to bring a conclusion to this never-ending debate so the nation can focus on other important issues for national development, i did not do anything wrong and I did not steal any money. My record speaks for itself, I am incorruptible.

  3. Mariah Smith:

    This is not how I envisioned (the war) ending, but I believe it is a possible solution if certain conditions are met. I believe it is absolutely imperative that protections for the equal rights of women are specific, state conditions of the agreement, it is crucial that there [is] no revenge or retaliation against the Afghans who worked with U.S. and Allied Forces they are still at great risk.

  4. President Obama:

    We’ve been in continuous war now for over 13 years. Next week we will be ending our combat mission in Afghanistan, because of the extraordinary service of the men and women in the armed forces, Afghanistan has a chance to rebuild its own country.

  5. Alberto M. Carvalho:

    I strongly support ending the indoor mask requirement and am committed to continuing to uphold our science-based approach to COVID-19 safety and protocols, i want to personally thank our students, employees and families for their support and patience. We know some in our school communities and offices will continue to wear masks, while others may not. Please consider your situation and do what is best for you or your child. Now that this important issue is behind us, it is time to focus on each student's full academic potential.

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Translations for Ending

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  • окончание, край, завършванеBulgarian
  • terminacióCatalan, Valencian
  • Endung, Ende, Beendigung, AblaufGerman
  • πέρας, κατάληξηGreek
  • finaĵoEsperanto
  • loppuminen, päätös, loppu, pääte, loppuosaFinnish
  • fin, terminaisonFrench
  • ավարտ, վախճան, վերջArmenian
  • konkluzoIdo
  • 終わり, 結末, 語尾Japanese
  • 어미Korean
  • extremus, finis, terminus, extremum, exitus, peractioLatin
  • uitgang, beëindigingDutch
  • término, conclusão, fim, final, terminação, finalizaçãoPortuguese
  • terminație, încheiere, sfârșit, finalRomanian
  • конец, завершение, окончаниеRussian
  • finixhmint, coron, fén, dibout, caweteWalloon

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