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Definitions of termination

  1.   a coming to an end of a contract period; " the expiry of his driver's license"
  2.   The act of terminating, or of limiting or setting bounds; the act of ending or concluding; as, a voluntary termination of hostilities.
  3.   something that results; " he listened for the results on the radio"
  4.   The ending of a word; a final syllable or letter; the part added to a stem in inflection.
  5.   End; conclusion; result.
  6.   Terminator.
  7.   The act of limiting or setting bounds; end in time or existence; conclusion; result; in gram., the ending of a word.
  8.   Act of terminating; end; close.
  9.   the act of ending something; " the termination of the agreement"
  10.   End in time or existence; as, the termination of the year, or of life; the termination of happiness.
  11.   Terminative.
  12.   A word; a term.
  13.   The act of terminating; the final position; close; end.
  14.   the end of a word ( a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme); " I don't like words that have - ism as an ending"
  15.   The act of limiting or ending; a bound or limit; end; conclusion or result; final syllable or letter of a word.
  16.   Act of terminating or ending: limit: end: result: the ending of words as varied by their signification.
  17.   Last purpose of design.
  18.   a place where something ends or is complete
  19.   The end, expiration, limit.
  20.   That which ends or bounds; limit in space or extent; bound; end; as, the termination of a line.
  21.   The act of terminating; bound; limit in space or extent; end in time or existence; the end or ending of a word; conclusion; result.

Quotes of termination

  1. Something is wanting, and something must be done, or we shall be involved in all the horror of failure, and civil war without a prospect of its termination – Henry Knox
  2. The civil war which has so long prevailed between Spain and the Provinces in South America still continues, without any prospect of its speedy termination – James Monroe
  3. That can be achieved by termination of Israeli occupation to the territories according to the international resolutions related, so the Palestinian State can be establish with Jerusalem as capital for such State. – Ali A. Saleh
  4. Abortion is inherently different from other medical procedures because no other procedure involves the purposeful termination of a potential life. – Potter Stewart
  5. I had no inducement to proceed further into the interior. I had been sufficiently disappointed in the termination of this excursion, and the track before me was still less inviting. – Charles Sturt
  6. I have become a prisoner of the peace movement. But you can't say that the termination is coming and then say that you are going back to your own garden to dig. – E. P. Thompson

Usage examples for termination

  1. “ I am now about to communicate to you an affair of the highest importance, which, when brought to a successful termination will exercise a tremendous influence over all your life. ” – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  2. But your generosity is necessary to enable Lady Lovel to bring to a happy termination all those sufferings with which her life has been afflicted. ” – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  3. This Mr. Phipps did in the New York Herald, January 30, 1904, in the following handsome manner and without Mr. Carnegie's knowledge: Question: In a recent publication mention was made of Mr. Carnegie's not having treated Mr. Miller, Mr. Kloman, and yourself properly during your early partnership, and at its termination – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  4. Unlucky as its termination was, it at least was fortunate to him. ” – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  5. Thus you see that you are the end of all plans, and, wherever they may begin, the termination is the same. ” – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  6. It went on and on, and it was impossible to imagine its coming to a definite termination – Penrod and Sam by Booth Tarkington
  7. Its renewal or its termination depended upon the issue of events at a distance. ” – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  8. We now begin to long for the termination of our voyage. ” – A Boy's Voyage Round the World by The Son of Samuel Smiles
  9. This was the only event worth relating that happened to us during the voyage; and as canoe- travelling is enlarged upon in another chapter, we will jump at once to the termination of our journey. ” – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne
  10. As for any prospect of a termination of the strife, he could see none in her joyful welcome to him and regretful parting and pleased appointment of the next meeting day after day. ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  11. That will be the most natural termination to such an affair. ” – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  12. All day, since the adjournment of court, the remarkable termination of and disclosures in the case of State against Newbolt had been flowing through his mind; all day, all evening, the white, strong face of the defendant youth had stood before his eyes. ” – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  13. In spite of the prejudice that was creeping into her mind in consequence of an unfavorable first impression, Mrs. Emerson was flattered by her reception, and before the termination of her visit she was satisfied that she had not, in the beginning, formed a right estimate of this really fascinating woman. ” – After the Storm by T. S. Arthur
  14. It was the Chief who broke the silence following the termination of the gunner's story. ” – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  15. There was nothing that he could not carry to a termination with his own hand, and against the largest odds. ” – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  16. He had taken no degree himself, except a high degree in wealth, and could not understand that he ought to congratulate a young man of twenty- two as to a successful termination of his school- lessons. ” – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  17. We have already seen that the " intention" of the Lord's Prayer is marked for praise by a Termination viz. ” – The Prayer Book Explained by Percival Jackson
  18. The party on board the Aurora distinctly heard the sounds of the conflict, and waited in breathless expectancy for its termination – The Voyage of the Aurora by Harry Collingwood
  19. Our education can finish only with the termination of life. ” – The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.
  20. The termination of hostilities against England had relaxed the already feeble bonds connecting the States. ” – John Marshall and the Constitution A Chronicle of the Supreme Court, Volume 16 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Edward S. Corwin

Rhymes for termination