from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act or process of completing or perfecting; the final work upon or ornamentation of a thing.
  • adjective Tending to complete or to render fit for the market or for use.
  • adjective (Plastering), (Painting) The final coat of paint, usually differently mixed applied from the others.
  • adjective a machine for pressing fabrics.
  • adjective (Iron Working) the rolls of a train which receive the bar from roughing rolls, and reduce it to its finished shape.

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  • verb Present participle of finish.
  • noun the act of completing something
  • noun soccer shooting ability

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)
  • noun the act of finishing


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