What does finished mean?

Definitions for finished
ˈfɪn ɪʃtfin·ished

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finishedadjective

    (of materials or goods) brought to the desired final state

    "a finished product"

  2. finishedadjective

    ended or brought to an end

    "are you finished?"; "gave me the finished manuscript"

  3. finishedadjective

    (of skills or the products of skills) brought to or having the greatest excellence; perfected

    "a dazzling and finished piece of writing"; "a finished violinist"

  4. finishedadjective

    having a surface coating or finish applied

    "the finished bookcase costs much more than the unfinished ones"

  5. finished, ruinedadjective

    brought to ruin

    "after the revolution the aristocracy was finished"; "the unsuccessful run for office left him ruined politically and economically"

Wiktionary

  1. finishedadjective

    Processed or perfected.

  2. finishedadjective

    Terminated; over; done for.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finished

    of Finish

  2. Finishedadjective

    polished to the highest degree of excellence; complete; perfect; as, a finished poem; a finished education

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'finished' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1581

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'finished' in Written Corpus Frequency: #559

How to pronounce finished?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of finished in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of finished in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of finished in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    His position is so 'anti.' He is against things before they are even finished, before they are read.

  2. John F. Kennedy, inaugural address, 1961:

    All this will not be finished in the first 100 days. Nor will it be finished in the first 1,000 days, nor in the life of this administration, nor even perhaps in our lifetime on this planet. But let us begin.

  3. Jimmy Kimmel:

    Donald Trump showed up one night outside our show banging on the backstage door. It was 2007, Donald Trump had a half-finished bucket of chicken under Donald Trump arm, donald Trump was screaming that Donald Trump needed to use the bathroom, but unfortunately, there was someone in the bathroom. I believe it wasZach Braffwho was in the bathroom. So Donald Trump took a look around, Donald Trump stuffed the remainder chicken in Donald Trump jacket, Donald Trump dropped Donald Trump pants … Donald Trump did Donald Trump business in the bucket.

  4. Frederick Hubbard:

    Now, the question is, what do we need to do to get them to recover ? said Dr. Frank Ridgleyhead of conservation and research at Zoo Miami. Biologists believe they have the answer. Executives of the Patch of Heaven Sanctuary, a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating habitats for wildlife, in February finished building what they claim is the largest bat house in the world in an effort to save Floridas high flyers. Nobody else is doing this kind of work. Not on this scale, said Frederick Hubbard, the sanctuarys executive director. The two-tier structure can house up to 250,000 bats. The University of Florida boasts large bat houses of The University of Florida own.According to the [ UF ] web site, theyre the biggest occupied bat houses in the world, Frederick Hubbard told the Miami Herald. Our bat house is technically bigger. Were trying to get the wording right on that. Frederick Hubbard says the batstend to form colonies, living together and procreating. The new two-tier bat house can hold up to 250,000 total bats. ( Elina Shirazi/Fox News) Theres usually a dominant male, a large male who establishes and claims these coveted kinds of spaces and then he tries to attract females and the females tend to then be attracted to a male who is going to defend the territory and keep a safe space for them, Ridgley said. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP Ridgley says the bats are vital to biodiversity and in fact helpful to humans. Theyre cleaning up our skies. Theyre providing all these services and in some parts of the country, you know, bats literally provide billions of dollars of services to the residents, Ridgley said. Ridgley said its hard to know the history of the bats since they were only discovered as a unique species in 2004. There was very little known about this bat just about a decade ago. I mean they only knew of one place where they were roosting and it was a mystery across their whole range here in South Florida. Anything about them, you know, what kind of groups they had, what they need to survive. So there was a lot of intensive study going into answering some of these questions, said Ridgley. Ridgley estimates their population is now only in the hundreds, and technology is helping them to keep track. One device they use, an echo meter, plugs into a cell phone and identifies the type of bat and itslocation based off of sound. They do a type of echolocation and supposedly they have some recorded sounds that theyre going to be able to put up into the bat-house that will attract them, said Frederick Hubbard. Creators claim this bat house at the Patch of Heaven Sanctuary is the largest in the world. Frederick Hubbard said that if their project accomplishes its aim, it may help rewrite the fate of these bats who have lost almost all of their habitat. For now, Frederick Hubbard said they are patiently waiting for the bats to rent out their space. Come home.

  5. Thomas Mann:

    What is uttered is finished and done with.

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