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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  End  \End\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Ended};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Ending}.] 
  1.  To  bring  to  an  end  or  conclusion;  to  finish;  to  close  to 
  terminate;  as  to  end  a  speech.  ``I  shall  end  this 
  strife.''  --Shak. 
 
  On  the  seventh  day  God  ended  his  work  --Gen.  ii  2. 
 
  2.  To  form  or  be  at  the  end  of  as  the  letter  k  ends  the 
  word  back 
 
  3.  To  destroy;  to  put  to  death.  ``This  sword  hath  ended 
  him.''  --Shak. 
 
  {To  end  up},  to  lift  or  tilt,  so  as  to  set  on  end  as  to  end 
  up  a  hogshead. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ended 
  adj  :  having  come  or  been  brought  to  a  conclusion;  "the  harvesting 
  was  complete";  "the  affair  is  over  ended,  finished"; 
  "the  abruptly  terminated  interview"  [syn:  {complete},  {concluded}, 
  {over(p)},  {all  over},  {terminated}] 




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