- A position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration.
- usage: "a decision unfavorable to the opposition"; "his conclusion took the evidence into account"; "satisfied with the panel's determination"
- An intuitive assumption.
- usage: "jump to a conclusion"
- The temporal end; the concluding time.
- usage: "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season"
- Event whose occurrence ends something.
- usage: "his death marked the ending of an era"; "when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"
- The proposition arrived at by logical reasoning (such as the proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises of a syllogism.
- synonyms: ratiocination
- The act of ending something.
- usage: "the termination of the agreement"
- A final settlement.
- usage: "the conclusion of a business deal"; "the conclusion of the peace treaty"
- The last section of a communication.
- usage: "in conclusion I want to say..."
- The act of making up your mind about something.
- usage: "the burden of decision was his"; "he drew his conclusions quickly"
WordNet 3.0 © 2006 by Princeton University
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