Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “ending”

ending

noun [C]     /ˈendɪŋ/
END B1 the last part of a story: I hope this film has a happy ending.Ends and endings
WORD B1 a part added to the end of a word: To make the plural of 'dog', you add the plural ending '-s'.Morphology and parts of words
(Definition of ending noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “ending” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

navigate

to direct the way that a ship, aircraft, etc. will travel, or to find a direction across, along, or over an area of water or land, often by using a map

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More