fin = end masculine noun


masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of FIN

: end
dar/poner fin ato end, to put an end to
llegar a su finto come to an end
el fin del mundothe end of the world
antes de fin de mesbefore the end of the month
en la noche de fin de añoon New Year's Eve
fiesta de fin de cursoend-of-year party
estas palabras dieron fin a tres años de conflictothese words brought three years of conflict to an end
esta ley pondrá fin a la discriminación sexual en el trabajothis law will end or will put an end to sexual discrimination in the workplace
los acuerdos pusieron fin a doce años de guerrathe agreements ended or put an end to twelve years of war
deseaban poner fin a sus vidasthey wished to end their lives
: purpose, aim, objective
se desconocen los fines de esa organizaciónthe 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 acusadohe has been called as a witness so that he can explain his relationship with the defendant
un millón de dólares será destinado a fines benéficosa million dollars is to go to charity
el dinero había sido destinado a otros finesthe money had been put aside for other purposes
con fines experimentales/militares/políticosfor experimental/military/political purposes
planean intervenir con fines humanitariosthey are planning to intervene for humanitarian reasons
a fin de cuentas : in the end
en fin, otro día seguiremos hablando del temaanyway 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 adelantewe'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 descansoin short, I haven't had a moment's rest
a fin de que : in order to
a fines de mes/año (etc.) : at the end of the month/year (etc.)
al fin o por fin se ha premiado su esfuerzoher efforts have finally been rewarded
tras varios días de marcha, por fin llegamos a la primera aldeaafter 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!
al fin y al cabo : after all
or con el fin de, a fin de : with the purpose of
con este fin : to this end, with this purpose
en fin : in short
fin de semana : weekend
por fin : finally, at last

Examples of FIN

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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