Meaning of ENDING in English

ENDING

transcription, транскрипция: [ endɪŋ ]

( endings)

1.

You can refer to the last part of a book, story, play, or film as the ending , especially when you are considering the way that the story ends.

The film has a Hollywood happy ending.

N-COUNT : oft supp N

2.

The ending of a word is the last part of it.

...common word endings, like ‘ing’ in walking.

N-COUNT : with supp

3.

see also end , nerve ending

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