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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coating, finish, finishing(noun)

    a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)

    "the boat had a metallic finish"; "he applied a coat of a clear finish"; "when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly"

  2. finish, finishing(noun)

    the act of finishing

    "his best finish in a major tournament was third"; "the speaker's finishing was greeted with applause"

Wiktionary

  1. finishing(Noun)

    the act of completing something

  2. finishing(Noun)

    shooting ability

    That guy's a slow and lazy player, but he's got excellent finishing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finishing

    of Finish

  2. Finishing(noun)

    the act or process of completing or perfecting; the final work upon or ornamentation of a thing

  3. Finishing(adj)

    tending to complete or to render fit for the market or for use

Freebase

  1. Finishing

    Finishing is the procedure that some single malt Scotch whisky undergoes whereby the spirit is matured in a cask of a particular origin and then spends time in a cask of different origin Typically, the first cask is an American oak cask formerly used to mature bourbon. The second cask is usually one that has been used to mature some sort of fortified wine, often sherry, though sometimes port, madeira, or even standard wines such as burgundy or chardonnay. Some of the more well-known finished whiskies include Balvenie "Doublewood", which is finished in sherry casks, Glenlivet "American Oak Finish" and "French Oak Finish", which are finished in brand-new casks of the respective woods, the Glenmorangie range of sherry, port, madeira, and burgundy finishes, and the Diageo line of "Distiller’s Editions", a "Double Matured" expression of each of their classics line of single malt scotch whiskies Diageo has others, such as their Maple finished Crown Royal expression.

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of finishing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of finishing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of finishing in a Sentence

  1. Rob Pulford:

    There has been a material change in the way that Chinese firms are behaving in private equity sale processes, they are more skilled and likely to get to the finishing line even if a business doesn't have an obvious link with China, which was previously a prerequisite.

  2. President Obama:

    We are a few meters from the finishing line.

  3. De Grasse:

    Felt like I didn't have a great start but somehow I ended up finishing the race well, i found De Grasse in the back( out of the blocks) and had to go to my next gear.

  4. Alyssa Pladl:

    I knew from the very beginning that I had to get Katie away from him to give her a chance in life, ultimately, Steve was just finishing off what he started 20 years earlier.

  5. Jared Kushner:

    If President Abbas is willing to come back to the table, we are ready to engage; if he is not, we will likely air the plan publicly, however, I do question how much President Abbas has the ability to, or is willing to, lean into finishing a deal. He has his talking points which have not changed in the last 25 years.

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