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Definition 1: an examination administered at the end of an academic term - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for final in the sense of this definition

(final is a kind of ...) a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge

"when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"

Definition 2: the final match between the winners of all previous matches in an elimination tournament - [noun denoting event]

(final is a kind of ...) a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete

(... is a kind of final ) the final match of any cup competition (such as the annual final of the English soccer competition at Wembley)

(... is part of final) a tournament in which losers are eliminated in successive rounds

Definition 3: occurring at or forming an end or termination - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where final or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his concluding words came as a surprise
  • the final chapter
  • the last days of the dinosaurs
  • terminal leave

Synonyms for final in the sense of this definition

(final is similar to ...) final or ending

"the closing stages of the election" "the closing weeks of the year" "the closing scene of the film" "closing remarks"

Definition 4: conclusive in a process or progression - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where final or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the final answer
  • a last resort
  • the net result

Synonyms for final in the sense of this definition

(final is similar to ...) furthest or highest in degree or order; utmost or extreme

"the ultimate achievement" "the ultimate question" "man's ultimate destiny" "the ultimate insult" "one's ultimate goal in life"

Definition 5: not to be altered or undone - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where final or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the judge's decision is final
  • the arbiter will have the last say

Synonyms for final in the sense of this definition

(final is similar to ...) not capable of being changed or altered

"unalterable resolve" "an unalterable ground rule"

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