What does final mean?

Definitions for final
ˈfaɪn lfi·nal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word final.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. final(noun)

    the final match between the winners of all previous matches in an elimination tournament

  2. final examination, final exam, final(adj)

    an examination administered at the end of an academic term

  3. 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"

  4. final, last, net(adj)

    conclusive in a process or progression

    "the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result"

  5. final, last(adj)

    not to be altered or undone

    "the judge's decision is final"; "the arbiter will have the last say"

Wiktionary

  1. final(Noun)

    The ending, the last.

  2. final(Noun)

    A final examination; a test or examination given at the end of a term or class; the test that concludes a class.

  3. final(Noun)

    The last round, game or match in a contest, after which the winner is determined.

  4. final(Noun)

    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.).

  5. final(Noun)

    the final part of a syllable, the combination of medial and rime in phonetics and phonology.

  6. final(Adjective)

    last; ultimate

  7. final(Adjective)

    Conclusive; decisive

  8. final(Adjective)

    Respecting an end or object to be gained; respecting the purpose or ultimate end in view

  9. final(Adjective)

    word-final, occurring at the end of a word.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Final(adj)

    pertaining to the end or conclusion; last; terminating; ultimate; as, the final day of a school term

  2. Final(adj)

    conclusive; decisive; as, a final judgment; the battle of Waterloo brought the contest to a final issue

  3. Final(adj)

    respecting an end or object to be gained; respecting the purpose or ultimate end in view

Freebase

  1. Final

    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

  1. Final

    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. finalisfinis, an end.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #758

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1308

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Nouns Frequency: #1205

  4. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'final' in Adjectives Frequency: #89

How to pronounce final?

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    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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How to say final in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of final in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of final in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of final in a Sentence

  1. Adam Smith:

    The robot is going to lose. Not by much. But when the final score is tallied, flesh and blood is going to beat the damn monster.

  2. Brahm Wachter:

    We saw tremendous bidding up until the moment the sale closed, with the value more than doubling in the final hour alone, that coupled with strong international bidding from six countries on four continents shows not only the incredible appeal of Michael Jordan... but also that sneaker collecting is truly a global and growing market.

  3. Yury Slyusar:

    We are looking at domestic production (in India) to help reduce the final price of the aircraft.

  4. Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif:

    We are moving forward. I think we can in fact make the necessary progress to be able to resolve all of the issues and start writing them down in a text that will be come the final agreement.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Where you are coming from i.e. your starting point doesn't matter. Yes, what really matters is where you're heading to i.e. your final destination. Thus, never mind your starting point. Just be more concerned with what will be your end.

Images & Illustrations of final

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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
  • finaEsperanto
  • final, últimoSpanish
  • نهایی, فینال, آخرینPersian
  • loppu, loppukilpailu, loppuottelu, finaali, loppuottelut, loppusarja, loppukoe, lopullinen, päättökoe, finaalinen, viimeinenFinnish
  • ultime, dernierFrench
  • ceannchluicheIrish
  • deireannach, mu dheireadhScottish Gaelic
  • अंतिमHindi
  • záróvizsga, döntőHungarian
  • վերջինArmenian
  • konkluzivaIdo
  • úrslitIcelandic
  • ultimoItalian
  • 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
  • finaliSwahili
  • పరిక్ష, చివరి, అంతం, వడపోత, ఆఖరుTelugu
  • vận mẫu, 韻母Vietnamese

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