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finish line

n.
A line that marks the end of a course for racing.

fin′ish line`


n.
a line marking the end of a race.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.finish line - a line indicating the location of the finish of a racefinish line - a line indicating the location of the finish of a race
destination, goal, finish - the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey); "a crowd assembled at the finish"; "he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view"
line - in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
tape - the finishing line for a foot race; "he broke the tape in record time"
wire - the finishing line on a racetrack
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Finish Line has approximately 970 Finish Line branded locations primarily in US malls and shops inside Macy's department stores, with online shopping available at http://www.
He is the founder of Reaching the Finish Line and has helped thousands of people achieve their career goals through his lectures, career consultations, and coaching programs.
Gart Capital bought an undisclosed stake in RSG from Finish Line in March 2012 for USD10m.
Keflezighi crossed the finish line in 2:08:37 and became the first American male winner of this race since 1983.
Mike Mitchell of Vancouver, Canada, a runner who had finished the race, said he was looking back at the finish line and saw a "massive explosion.
Finish Line brand president Sam Sato said that the new programme makes it easy for online shoppers to immediately identify the retailers they can consistently trust to get their orders right and deliver them on time.
A number of runners aiming for the two-hour mark were halted close to the finish line due to medical incidents which "had to be dealt with quickly".
Richards and Isaacs went to the marathon's finish line a few days before the race and counted the steps backward to where Richards should get out of his wheelchair and start walking with the use of his forearm crutches.
The exact time of her finish will now be verified by the World Sailing Speed Records Council, whose officials were waiting at the finish line.
The spring assisted gravity roller gate allows easy access up and down the finish line.
When you cross the finish line, you are immediately pinned with your "Vierdaagse Kruis" medal.
While the local franchisees initially expanded by two new Athlete's Foot stores a year, The Finish Line now adds 30 stores every year, with a current total of 240 outlets that each reap average annual sales of more than $1 million.