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English Meaning(s) for 終止符

  1. full stop; period
  2. end

Definition and Synonyms for 終止符

Period a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations
Synonyms: ピリオド, 句点, 終止符
Period the end or completion of something
Synonyms: ピリオド, 終止符

Meanings for each kanji in 終止符

end; finish Kanji Details »
stop; halt Kanji Details »
token; sign; mark; tally; charm Kanji Details »

Categories 終止符 is a member of

Punctuation Mark the marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases
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End the point in time at which something ends
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Sample Sentences for 終止符

Diplomatic dialogue helped put an end to the conflict.
Our top priority is to settle this dispute once and for all, so we are ready to meet them halfway.
My relationship with Tony has lasted twenty-five years now, and I don't know whether to end it next spring or not.
Years of resistance to misfortune ended when the settlers' village was overcome by the savages and their hopes and lives came to the bitter end.
The untimely death of my wife has brought down the curtain on over 50 years of happily married life.

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