fin = end masculine noun

fin

masculine noun

English Translation of FIN

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: endel fin del mundo the end of the world antes de fin de mes before the end of the month en la noche de fin de año on New Year's Eve fiesta de fin de curso end-of-year party estas palabras dieron fin a tres años de conflicto these words brought three years of conflict to an end esta ley pondrá fin a la discriminación sexual en el trabajo this law will end or will put an end to sexual discrimination in the workplace los acuerdos pusieron fin a doce años de guerra the agreements ended or put an end to twelve years of war deseaban poner fin a sus vidas they wished to end their lives correa sin fin endless belt un sueldo que apenas les permite llegar a fin de mes a salary that barely enables them to make ends meet a fines de abril at the end of April la crisis de fines del XIX the crisis at the end of the 19th century
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: purpose, aim, objectivese desconocen los fines de esa organización the aims of that organization are unknown ¿con qué fin se ha organizado esto? what has been the aim in organizing this? se le ha citado como testigo a fin de que explique sus relaciones con el acusado he has been called as a witness so that he can explain his relationship with the defendant un millón de dólares será destinado a fines benéficos a million dollars is to go to charity el dinero había sido destinado a otros fines the money had been put aside for other purposes con fines experimentales/militares/políticos for experimental/military/political purposes planean intervenir con fines humanitarios they are planning to intervene for humanitarian reasons
3
en fin : in shorten fin, otro día seguiremos hablando del tema anyway or oh, well, we will carry on discussing this another day ¡en fin, qué se le va a hacer! anyway or oh, well, there's nothing we can do about it! hemos tenido bastantes problemas este año, pero en fin, seguimos adelante we've had quite a few problems this year, but still or anyway, we're still going en fin, que no he tenido un momento de descanso in short, I haven't had a moment's rest
4
fin de semana : weekend
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por fin : finally, at lastal fin o por fin se ha premiado su esfuerzo her efforts have finally been rewarded tras varios días de marcha, por fin llegamos a la primera aldea after several days' walk, we finally came to the first village ¡al fin o por fin solos! alone at last! ¡por fin te decides a hacer algo! at last you've decided to do something!

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