ended Definition

  • 1having come or been brought to a conclusion
  • 2no longer in existence

Using ended: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "ended" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The meeting has ended.

  • Example

    The relationship ended badly.

  • Example

    The show ended with a spectacular finale.

  • Example

    The company's operations have ended due to bankruptcy.

ended Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with ended

  • end up

    to eventually reach or come to a specified place or situation, often unexpectedly


    We got lost and ended up in a different city.

  • the point beyond which progress or continuation is impossible


    The company has reached the end of the line and will be closing down soon.

  • used to indicate that there is nothing more to say about a matter


    I don't care what he says, I'm not going to do it. End of story.


Summary: ended in Brief

'Ended' [ˈɛndɪd] is an adjective that describes something that has come to a conclusion or no longer exists. It can refer to various contexts, such as meetings, relationships, shows, or even companies. 'End up' is a common phrase that means to eventually reach a certain place or situation, while 'end of the line' refers to the point beyond which progress is impossible. 'End of story' is used to indicate that there is nothing more to say about a matter.