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finale

the concluding part of a performance or proceeding; the last movement of a concert, opera, or composition: The finale was the most exciting part of the symphony.
Not to be confused with:
finality – conclusiveness or decisiveness; something that is final; an ultimate act: She slammed the door behind her with finality.
finally – in the end; at last; eventually; after considerable delay: After many attempts, she finally got it right.
finely – elegantly; delicately; minutely; nicely; subtly; excellently: a finely crafted story; in fine particles or pieces: finely chopped apples
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fi·nal·e

 (fə-năl′ē, -nä′lē)
n.
The concluding part, especially of a musical composition.

[Italian, from Latin fīnālis, final; see final.]
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finale

(fɪˈnɑːlɪ)
n
1. (Theatre) the concluding part of any performance or presentation
2. (Music, other) the closing section or movement of a musical composition
[C18: from Italian, n use of adj finale, from Latin fīnālis final]
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fi•na•le

(fɪˈnæl i, -ˈnɑ li)

n.
1. the last piece, division, or movement of a concert, opera, or composition.
2. the concluding part of any performance, course of proceedings, etc.; end.
[1715–25; < Italian]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.finale - the closing section of a musical composition
close, closing, ending, conclusion, end - the last section of a communication; "in conclusion I want to say..."
performance, public presentation - a dramatic or musical entertainment; "they listened to ten different performances"; "the play ran for 100 performances"; "the frequent performances of the symphony testify to its popularity"
musical composition, opus, piece of music, composition, piece - a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements"
2.finale - the temporal endfinale - the temporal end; the concluding time; "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season"
end, ending - the point in time at which something ends; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
3.finale - the concluding part of any performance
finishing, finish - the act of finishing; "his best finish in a major tournament was third"; "the speaker's finishing was greeted with applause"
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finale

noun
1. climax, ending, close, conclusion, culmination, denouement, last part, epilogue, last act, crowning glory, finis the finale of Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony
climax opening, lead-in, preliminaries, prelude, preface, overture, preamble, foreword, prologue, intro (informal), commencement, proem, prolegomenon, exordium
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finale

noun
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Translations
الجُزء الأخير، خِتام
finálezávěr
afslutningfinale
lokaòáttur; endir
fināls
bitişfinal

finale

[fɪˈnɑːlɪ] N (Mus) → final m (Theat) → escena f final
the grand finaleel gran final, la gran escena final (fig) → el final apoteósico or triunfal
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finale

[fɪˈnɑːli] nfinale m
the finale to sth → la fin de qchfinal edition ndernière édition ffinal instalment n (= payment) → versement m libératoire
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finale

n (Mus, in opera) → Finale nt; (Theat) → Schlussszene f; (fig)Finale nt (geh), → (Ab)schluss m
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finale

[fɪˈnɑːlɪ] nfinale m
the grand finale (also) (fig) → il gran finale
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finale

(fiˈnaːli) noun
the last part of anything, especially a concert, opera, musical show etc. The whole cast of the concert appeared in the finale.
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