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Definitions for finale
fɪˈnæl i, -ˈnɑ lifi·nale

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finale, codanoun

    the closing section of a musical composition

  2. stopping point, finale, finis, finish, last, conclusion, closenoun

    the temporal end; the concluding time

    "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season"

  3. finale, close, closing curtain, finisnoun

    the concluding part of any performance


  1. finalenoun

    The grand end of something, especially a show or piece of music.

    Etymology: From finale, from finalis, from finis

  2. finalenoun

    The chronological conclusion of a series of narrative works.

    Etymology: From finale, from finalis, from finis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finalenoun

    close; termination

    Etymology: [It. See Final.]

  2. Finalenoun

    the last movement of a symphony, sonata, concerto, or any instrumental composition

    Etymology: [It. See Final.]

  3. Finalenoun

    the last composition performed in any act of an opera

    Etymology: [It. See Final.]

  4. Finalenoun

    the closing part, piece, or scene in any public performance or exhibition

    Etymology: [It. See Final.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Finale

    fi-nä′lā, n. the end: the last passage in a piece of music: the concluding piece in a concert. [It. finale, final—L. finis.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of finale in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of finale in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of finale in a Sentence

  1. Edie Falco:

    This whole thing about finale episodes, I don't know. I tend not to get too caught up in it, in a perfect world it lives up to all that you've come to expect in the show. I feel very much that it does.

  2. Colombian Jarlinson Pantano:

    I dreamt of this all my life, I'm so happy, majka had won several Tour stages (three) and I was wary of him in the finale but I had good sensations. I knew that if I was catching him in the descent I'd have a good chance to win.

  3. Chuck Lorre:

    The show has morphed into something else entirely for the last four years to something we love, how to honor both is the challenge of this finale, and the other challenge [ is ] how to get people to watch it without telling them what it is.

  4. Alan B. Watts:

    No one imagines that a symphony is supposed to improve in quality as it goes along, or that the whole object of playing it is to reach the finale. The point of music is discovered in every moment of playing and listening to it. It is the same, I feel, with the greater part of our lives, and if we are unduly absorbed in improving them we may forget altogether to live them.

  5. Captain Dave Carraro of FV-Tuna:

    We all wan na see each other succeed having successful seasons — while catching fish and all making money — however, every boat wants to be that top boat, this year specifically it is very competitive and coming down to the wire. The finale is going to be very close. I ca n’t say who is going to win, we all know, but it’s going to come down to the very last fish.

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    a numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed
    • A. empire
    • B. deterioration
    • C. value
    • D. scrutiny

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