Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “finish”

finish

verb /ˈfiniʃ/
to bring or come to an end
acabar, terminar
She’s finished her work The music finished.
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.
(Definition of finish from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “finish” in Spanish

Definitions of “finish” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

dawn on sb

If a fact dawns on you, you understand it after a period of not understanding it.

Word of the Day

The language of work

by Kate Woodford,
October 15, 2014
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More