bring to an end; complete
the end or last part
state of being finished or perfect
"the boat had a metallic finish"
"he applied a coat of a clear finish"
"when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly"
"the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"
"the market was up at the finish"
"they were playing better at the close of the season"
"they performed with great polish"
"I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose"
"almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art"
"a crowd assembled at the finish"
"he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view"
"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"
"booze will be the finish of him"
"it was a fight to the finish"
"his death marked the ending of an era"
"when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"
"the wine has a nutty flavor and a pleasant finish"
"his best finish in a major tournament was third"
"the speaker's finishing was greeted with applause"
"He finished the dishes"
"She completed the requirements for her Master's Degree"
"The fastest runner finished the race in just over 2 hours; others finished in over 4 hours"
"He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart"
"he wound up being unemployed and living at home again"
"the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"
"Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other"
"My property ends by the bushes"
"The symphony ends in a pianissimo"
"The carpenter finished the table beautifully"
"this shirt is not finished properly"
"She polished off the remaining potatoes"
"That finished me with Mary"
To look upon death..as the finish of your sorrows!
出自： A. M. Johnson
They were pieces in a game that still had to be played to a grim finish.
出自： L. W. Meynell
When Jordan Baker had finished telling all this.
出自： Scott Fitzgerald
The colonel finished the last war as a brigadier.
出自： E. Waugh
还有几项工作需要完成,所以我们暂且还不能松劲。 finish sth ⇔ off
We finished off the work by noon.
I must finish off this sewing while light is good.
During the debate, the second debater in the positive party failed to finish off his statement within the time limit.
I finally said we must finish off the war in Italy immediately.
His thesis is being finished off.
他的论文快写完了。 finish sb ⇔ off
〔说明〕 finish off作此解时常不用于进行体。
In less than half an hour we finished off the two enemy companies.
That year pneumonia nearly finished off him.
The high fever nearly finished him off.
Her illness last year nearly finished her off.
It was not the operation, but the fever that followed, which finished him off.
Let's finish off the wine!
Whenever my cat finishes off her food, she will lick her lips.
Old Smith came round for a chat and finished off the remains of my whisky.
The pests finished off all the leaves of a pine tree.
Dishes served in restaurant are seldom finished off.
They will be going on a honeymoon tour, starting in Huangshan and finishing up in Xiamen.
I hope you won't finish up in jail.
希望你不要以入狱而告终。 finish up v-ing
He never dreamed that he would finish up owning such a lot of property.
他做梦也想不到最终他会拥有这么多的财产。 finish sth ⇔ up
I'll be back as soon as I finish up my business.
They finished up a can of paint.
他们用完了一罐油漆。 finish sth ⇔ up
I finished up all the food in the house.
We finished up everything there was on the table.
He finished up the remains of the mutton for dinner.
The hungry baby finished up all her mother's breast milk and still expected more.
Do finish up the wine!Let's dance!
Everything on the lunch table was finished up soon by the hungry children.
误 I have finished the book for a week.
正 I finished the book a week ago.
正 It is a week since I finished the book.
误 Could I borrow that book when you've finished to read it?
正 Could I borrow that book when you've finished reading it?
正 Could I borrow that book when you've finished it?