Translation of "finish" - English-Spanish dictionary

finish

verb uk /ˈfɪn·ɪʃ/

A1 to stop doing something because nothing more needs to be done

terminar
I’ve finished my homework.
We finished planting the garden.

A1 to end

terminar
The meeting will finish at five o’clock.

B1 (also finish off/up) to eat, drink, or use something completely

terminar
They finished their coffee and left the restaurant.
→ Phrasal verbs finish something off
noun uk /ˈfɪn·ɪʃ/

B1 the end of a race, or the last part of something

final
I enjoyed the movie from start to finish.

(Translation of “finish” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

finish

verb /ˈfiniʃ/

to bring or come to an end

acabar, terminar
She’s finished her work

to use, eat, drink etc the last of

acabar
Have you finished your tea?
finished adjective

ended

acabado
Her chances of success are finished.

(opposite unfinished) done; completed

acabado
a finished product.

having been completely used, eaten etc

acabado
The food is finished – there’s none left.
finish off phrasal verb

to complete

completar, acabar, terminar
She finished off the job yesterday.

to use, eat etc the last of

terminar
We’ve finished off the cake.

to kill (a person)

acabar con
His last illness nearly finished him off.
finish up phrasal verb

to use, eat etc the last of; to finish

acabar
Finish up your meal as quickly as possible.

to end

ir a parar a
It was no surprise to me when he finished up in jail
The car finished up in the scrapyard.

(Translation of “finish” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)