What does finished mean?

Definitions for finished
ˈfɪn ɪʃtfin·ished

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. finished(adj)

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

    "a finished product"

  2. finished(adj)

    ended or brought to an end

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

  3. finished(adj)

    (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. finished(adj)

    having a surface coating or finish applied

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

  5. finished, ruined(adj)

    brought to ruin

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

Wiktionary

  1. finished(Adjective)

    Processed or perfected.

  2. finished(Adjective)

    Terminated; over; done for.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finished

    of Finish

  2. Finished(adj)

    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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say finished in sign language?

  1. finished

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. Keith Rosso:

    Keith Rosso, who was on the same flight, said Keith Rosso had just finished dinner when the flight staff abruptly took trays away and said the plane was landing due to' unsafe flying conditions.

  2. George Papaconstantinou:

    Clearly, if you're an illegal owner in Greece, you don't want this cadastre project ever to be finished, there is also a lot of resistance from other vested interests - surveyors, local notaries, property registrars - who could be out of a job once the project is finished. They put lots of legal and bureaucratic obstacles in the way.

  3. Thomas Wolfe:

    We are always acting on what has just finished happening. It happened at least 1/30th of a second ago. We think we're in the present, but we aren't. The present we know is only a movie of the past.

  4. Louis L'Amour:

    There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning.

  5. Kris Tamulis:

    We were trying to beat the weather all day and I think we were really lucky that we finished today, honestly, if we would have called it after 36, I think I was maybe like tied for ninth or 10th, I would be, great, fine, that's okay. I get to go home.

Images & Illustrations of finished

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