Finish and Stop

Finish

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Finish noun – The stopping of a process or activity.
Usage example: an all-out fight right to the finish

Stop is a synonym for finish in end topic. In some cases you can use "Stop" instead the word "Finish" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like action, conclusion, continue, cease. popular alternative
Nearby Words: finished, finis, finishing, finisher
Synonyms for Finish

Stop

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Stop noun – The stopping of a process or activity.
Usage example: put a stop to this nonsense

Finish is a synonym for stop in end topic. You can use "Finish" instead the word "Stop" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as continue, halt, cease, come to an end. popular alternative
Nearby Words: stopped, stopper, stopping, stopover
Synonyms for Stop

How words are described

short short finish short stop
awkward awkward finish awkward stop
bad bad finish bad stop
final final finish final stop
Other adjectives: several.

Common collocations

plot finish plot stop plot
series finish series stop series
show finish show stop show
time finish time stop time
Other nouns: spell, plan, game, fight, war, enemy.

Both words in one sentence

  • In "Race Across New Zealand", Otto decides to stop to help Twister, with his sprained knee, cross the finish line in a race, instead of racing for the finish line and winning the main title.
  • The debut episode had him stop to pose when the narrator exclaimed the race would end in a photo finish.
  • At the end of Season 2, Clementine forced to either stop an enraged Kenny from killing Jane by shooting him or look away and let him finish the job.
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