|1.||[ noun ] designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race)|
|Synonyms:||close last stopping_point conclusion terminus finish finale|
"excitement grew as the finish neared" "my horse was several lengths behind at the finish" "the winner is the team with the most points at the finish"
|Related terms:||end end happening point draw third-place_finish photo_finish runner-up_finish terminate complete close finish|
|2.||[ noun ] the concluding part of any performance|
|Synonyms:||finale close closing_curtain|
|Related terms:||finish finish close|