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finished

EN[ˈfɪnɪʃt]
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WFinished
  • Finished may refer to:
  • Finished (novel), a 1917 novel by H. Rider Haggard
  • Finished (film), a 1923 British silent romance film
  • Finished (short story), a science fiction short story by L. Sprague de Camp

    Definition of finished in English Dictionary

  • Verb
    1. simple past tense and past participle of finish.
      1. He finished the cabinet with two more layers of polyurethane.
  • AdjectiveCOMmore finishedSUPmost finished
    1. (comparable) Processed or perfected.
      1. He gave a very finished, but uninspired performance. ‎
    2. Completed; concluded; done.
      1. I won't be finished until just before lunch. ‎
      2. The program was finally finished after three hours. ‎
      3. He wasn't finished cleaning up until nearly noon. ‎
      4. He wasn't quite finished with his assignment. ‎
    3. Done for; doomed; used up.
    4. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • I finished in five minutes and she showed me up by finishing in three.
        • And the home fans breathed a huge sigh of relief barely two minutes later when Andros Townsend's cross was finished by Defoe.
        • When school finished he threw all of his stationery away as he no longer had any need for pencils and exercise books.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • I've been banging away at the essay for ages, but it still isn't finished.
        • Let's put our differences aside for the moment, and get this project finished.
        • The slideshow we sat through was such a yawn. I was glad when it finished.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Past participles
              • Verb simple past forms
          Related Links:
          1. en finished off
          2. en finishedness
          3. en finished good
          4. en finished goods
          5. en finished product
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of finished for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "finished" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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