Come to an end - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Come to an end.

CEASE
FINISH
LAPSE
STOP
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CEASE
  1. (`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end
  2. STOP
  3. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
FINISH
  1. the act of finishing; "his best finish in a major tournament was third"; "the speaker's finishing was greeted with applause"
  2. a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance); "the boat had a metallic finish"; "he applied a coat of a clear finish"; "when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly"
  3. (wine tasting) the taste of a wine on the back of the tongue (as it is swallowed); "the wine has a nutty flavor and a pleasant finish"
  4. event whose occurrence ends something; "his death marked the ending of an era"; "when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"
  5. the downfall of someone (as of persons on one side of a conflict); "booze will be the finish of him"; "it was a fight to the finish"
  6. designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race); "excitement grew as the finish neared"; "my horse was several lengths behind at the finish"; "the winner
LAPSE
  1. go back to bad behavior; "Those who recidivate are often minor criminals"
  2. drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards
  3. end, at least for a long time; "The correspondence lapsed"
  4. pass into a specified state or condition; "He sank into nirvana"
  5. pass by; "three years elapsed"
  6. a failure to maintain a higher state
  7. let slip; "He lapsed his membership"
  8. a mistake resulting from inattention
  9. a break or intermission in the occurrence of something; "a lapse of three weeks between letters"
STOP
  1. a spot where something halts or pauses;
  2. the state of inactivity following an interruption;
  3. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
  4. a brief stay in the course of a journey;
  5. the act of stopping something;
  6. an obstruction in a pipe or tube;
  7. a restraint that checks the motion of something;
  8. a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens;
  9. (music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes;
  10. a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations;
  11. a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it;
  12. the event of something ending;
  13. stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments;
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/09/2019 9:00am

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