came to an end

came to an end
concluded, was finished, ended

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Then We Came to the End — infobox Book | name = Then We Came to the End title orig = translator = author = Joshua Ferris cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Novel publisher = Little, Brown and Company release date = March 1, 2007… …   Wikipedia

  • end — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 furthest part of sth ADJECTIVE ▪ bottom, lower ▪ top, upper ▪ back, hind (esp. AmE), rear …   Collocations dictionary

  • end — [[t]e̱nd[/t]] ♦ ends, ending, ended 1) N SING: the N, usu prep N, N of n The end of something such as a period of time, an event, a book, or a film is the last part of it or the final point in it. The ₤5 banknote was first issued at the end of… …   English dictionary

  • end — 1 /end/ noun (C) 1 LAST PART the last part of something such as a period of time, activity, book, or film: He s leaving at the end of October. | I found the end of the movie very disappointing. | from beginning to end: Her story was a pack of… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • end of the road — or[end of the line] {n. phr.} The final result or end (as of a way of action or behavior); the condition that comes when you can do no more. * /He had left a trail of forgery and dishonesty across seven states; he had got out of each trouble with …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • end of the road — or[end of the line] {n. phr.} The final result or end (as of a way of action or behavior); the condition that comes when you can do no more. * /He had left a trail of forgery and dishonesty across seven states; he had got out of each trouble with …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • end —    to kill    The common scepticism about reincarnation:     The sword hath ended him. (Shakespeare, 1 Henry W)    The end is death:     I could see his fear of the end growing inside him like a poison flower. (King, 1996)    The end of the road… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • End time — End time, End times, or End of days are the eschatological writings in the three Abrahamic religions and in doomsday scenarios in various other non Abrahamic religions. In Abrahamic religions, End times are often depicted as a time of tribulation …   Wikipedia

  • End of the Century — Studioalbum von Ramones Veröffentlichung Januar 1980 Label Sire Records Format …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Came — Come Come, v. i. [imp. {Came}; p. p. {Come}; p. pr & vb. n. {Coming}.] [OE. cumen, comen, AS. cuman; akin to OS.kuman, D. komen, OHG. queman, G. kommen, Icel. koma, Sw. komma, Dan. komme, Goth. giman, L. venire (gvenire), Gr. ? to go, Skr. gam.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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