Meaning of FINAL in English

FINAL

I.

noun

1 last game/match in a competition

ADJECTIVE

▪ grand

He got through to the grand ~ of the competition.

▪ area ( esp. BrE ), national , regional , state , world

▪ men's , women's

▪ championship , cup ( BrE ), tournament

VERB + FINAL

▪ hold , host , stage ( BrE )

Never before have two countries hosted the ~s.

▪ be through to , enter , get through to , go through to , make , make it to , qualify for , reach

If we play well, we hope to make it to the ~.

He entered the ~s as the tournament leader for the second year.

▪ compete in , contest , meet sb in , play in

Russia met Canada in the ~.

▪ win

FINAL + VERB

▪ be played , take place

PREPOSITION

▪ in the ~

Who is in the men's ~?

2 finals exams

ADJECTIVE

▪ college ( AmE ), school ( AmE ), university ( BrE )

VERB + FINALS

▪ revise for ( BrE ), study for

▪ do ( esp. BrE ), have , sit ( BrE ), take

▪ fail , pass

II.

adj.

Final is used with these nouns: ↑ act , ↑ answer , ↑ appearance , ↑ approval , ↑ arrangement , ↑ assault , ↑ assembly , ↑ assessment , ↑ balance , ↑ battle , ↑ bell , ↑ bend , ↑ bid , ↑ blow , ↑ briefing , ↑ burst , ↑ chance , ↑ chapter , ↑ check , ↑ chorus , ↑ climb , ↑ closure , ↑ coat , ↑ concert , ↑ conclusion , ↑ confirmation , ↑ confrontation , ↑ credit , ↑ curtain , ↑ dash , ↑ decision , ↑ defeat , ↑ demand , ↑ demise , ↑ descent , ↑ destination , ↑ destruction , ↑ detail , ↑ diagnosis , ↑ dividend , ↑ document , ↑ draft , ↑ effort , ↑ encounter , ↑ episode , ↑ exam , ↑ examination , ↑ farewell , ↑ fate , ↑ fixture , ↑ fling , ↑ flourish , ↑ form , ↑ frontier , ↑ grade , ↑ harvest , ↑ haul , ↑ hearing , ↑ humiliation , ↑ hurdle , ↑ illness , ↑ impression , ↑ instalment , ↑ instruction , ↑ insult , ↑ invoice , ↑ irony , ↑ judgement , ↑ kiss , ↑ lap , ↑ leg , ↑ match , ↑ meeting , ↑ minute , ↑ moment , ↑ month , ↑ movement , ↑ negotiation , ↑ number , ↑ offer , ↑ outcome , ↑ page , ↑ paragraph , ↑ parting , ↑ passage , ↑ payment , ↑ phase , ↑ play , ↑ plea , ↑ point , ↑ preparation , ↑ product , ↑ proof , ↑ push , ↑ recommendation , ↑ remark , ↑ reminder , ↑ replay , ↑ report , ↑ request , ↑ resolution , ↑ result , ↑ revision , ↑ rinse , ↑ round , ↑ ruling , ↑ sacrifice , ↑ salary , ↑ salute , ↑ scene , ↑ score , ↑ script , ↑ section , ↑ selection , ↑ sequence , ↑ session , ↑ settlement , ↑ shape , ↑ shortlist , ↑ showdown , ↑ sip , ↑ solution , ↑ spot , ↑ sprint , ↑ spurt , ↑ stage , ↑ step , ↑ stretch , ↑ syllable , ↑ text , ↑ third , ↑ thought , ↑ time , ↑ toll , ↑ total , ↑ touch , ↑ track , ↑ tribute , ↑ triumph , ↑ twist , ↑ update , ↑ verdict , ↑ version , ↑ vestige , ↑ volume , ↑ vote , ↑ vow , ↑ vowel , ↑ voyage , ↑ warning , ↑ whistle , ↑ wish , ↑ word , ↑ year

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