Yet ending the use of child jockeys required revolutionizing the sport.
As for the further talks, the United States wants to talk about ending Iran's nuclear program.
Take, for example, ending Spending, an organization dedicated to shrinking the government.
The grueling January primary gauntlet is in full force, ending with Florida at the end of the month.
Letterman is vacating the show “sometime next year,” ending a spectacular and hilarious 30-year run in late-night television.
He has saved me the trouble of ending his life, as I should sooner or later have had to do.
Again came the cry, more gently, ending in a sort of sobbing monologue.
The nerves of the sense of touch have their ending in the outer covering or skin of the body.
The trouble about this story is that it really has no ending.
A civil war, commencing in sarcasm and ending in bloodshed, may be caused by a ridiculous manifestation.
Old English ende "end, conclusion, boundary, district, species, class," from Proto-Germanic *andja (cf. Old Frisian enda, Old Dutch ende, Dutch einde, Old Norse endir "end;" Old High German enti "top, forehead, end," German ende, Gothic andeis "end"), originally "the opposite side," from PIE *antjo "end, boundary," from root *ant- "opposite, in front of, before" (see ante).
Original sense of "outermost part" is obsolete except in phrase ends of the earth. Sense of "destruction, death" was in Old English. Meaning "division or quarter of a town" was in Old English. The end "the last straw, the limit" (in a disparaging sense) is from 1929.
The phrase end run is first attested 1902 in U.S. football; extended to military tactics in World War II; general figurative sense is from 1968. End time in reference to the end of the world is from 1917. To end it all "commit suicide" is attested by 1911. Be-all and end-all is from Shakespeare ("Macbeth" I.vii.5).
Worldly wealth he cared not for, desiring onely to make both ends meet. [Thomas Fuller, "The History of the Worthies of England," 1662]
in Heb. 13:7, is the rendering of the unusual Greek word _ekbasin_, meaning "outcome", i.e., death. It occurs only elsewhere in 1 Cor. 10:13, where it is rendered "escape."