1. [ noun ] a coming to an end of a contract period
Synonyms: expiration expiry

"the expiry of his driver's license"

Related terms: end run_out
2. [ noun ] something that results
Synonyms: result outcome resultant final_result

"he listened for the results on the radio"

Related terms: ending consequence worst decision decision offspring denouement separation sequel poetic_justice deal leave
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme)
Synonyms: ending

"I don't like words that have -ism as an ending"

Related terms: morpheme ending inflectional_suffix
4. [ noun ] a place of termination or completion
Synonyms: end_point endpoint terminus
Related terms: end terminate
5. [ noun ] the act of ending something
Synonyms: conclusion ending

"the termination of the agreement"

Related terms: change_of_state destruction closure killing abortion completion adjournment dismissal liquidation dissolution overthrow fade retirement discontinuance abolition deactivation extinction demonetization relinquishment withdrawal release conclude
Similar spelling:   terminative