To come to an end; terminate
To start doing, acting, going, etc.; get under way
(Narratology) The chronological conclusion of a series of narrative works.
To come to a close; end; finish
To elicit or arouse (a reaction or emotion, for example):
To begin, commence, initiate.
The definition of commence means to begin something.
A ceasing, as of some activity
A ceasing, or stopping, either forever or for some time
The final step in the purchase of real property or of an interest in real property when a deed or another instrument of title is conveyed to the buyer, the purchase price or a portion thereof is paid, and collateral matters, such as the exchange or transfer of any assignments, insurance policies, leases, and mortgages, are finalized.
The definition of closure is the act of closing something, or an end or resolution of something.
The definition of completion is the act of finishing something in its entirety or the state of being entirely finished.
The definition of a conclusion is the last part of something or an opinion reached after some thought.
The definition of a finish is a desired effect on a surface.
(Chiefly North America) Each of the intervals into which various sporting events are divided. [from 19th c.]
A stopping or being stopped; check; arrest; cessation; halt; specif., a pause in speech or at the end of a sense unit in verse
A concluding or terminating
(Chiefly Brit.) Either end of a transportation line, or a station or town located there; terminal
A concluding, summarizing statement, report, etc.
The final or concluding part; end
To cover or surround with something coiled about.
finally be or do something
To arrive somewhere, especially unexpectedly.
(Sports) To modify (one's stance), as in baseball or golf, so that it is open.
Either of two divisions, male and female, into which most sexually reproducing organisms are grouped. Sex is usually determined by anatomy, the makeup of the sex chromosomes, and the type and amount of hormones produced. When the sex of an organism is determined by the sex chromosomes, males and females are generally produced in equal numbers. In other organisms, such as bees and wasps, in which females develop from fertilized eggs and males develop from unfertilized eggs, distribution of the sexes is unequal.
Find another word for wind-up. In this page you can discover 49 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wind-up, like: end, be through with, come to the end of, begin, finale, conclude, excite, energize, enthuse, overstimulate and start.