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[すえ()]
sue
noun, no adjective, adverb

English Meaning(s) for 末

noun
  1. end; tip; top
  2. end (of the year, month, etc.); close
noun, no adjective
  1. youngest child
noun
  1. descendants; offspring; posterity (usu. 〜の末)
  2. future
adverb, noun
  1. (finally) after; (at last) after; at the end of (as 〜の末 or 〜した末)
noun, no adjective
  1. trifles; trivialities
noun
  1. degenerate age

Definition and Synonyms for 末

End a final part or section
Synonyms: しまう, じまい, エンド, ラスト, エピローグ, フィニッシュ, 仕舞い, 大切, 大切り, 大団円, 大尾, , 最後, 最期, 最終, , , , , 末尾, 末つ方, 末期, 末期, , , 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終幕, 終期, 終末, 終点, 終盤, 結尾, 結局
Finish event whose occurrence ends something
Synonyms: けり, けり, しまう, じまい, とどめ, やめる, エンド, おしまい, エンディング, フィニッシュ, 仕舞い, , 幕切れ, 最後, 最終, , , , , 末尾, 止む, 止め, 止める, 決着, 留め, 留める, , 終わり, 終わる, 終了, 終局, 終幕, 終末, 終止, 終決, 終結, 結び, 結ぶ, 結尾, 結末
Terminal either extremity of something that has length
Synonyms: そば, さっき, , , 先っぽ, 先端, 外れ, 外れる, , 尻っぽ, 後端, 最後, , , , , 末つ方, 末梢, 末端, 棒先, 極端, , , , , , 端っこ, 端末
Extremity the outermost or farthest region or point
Synonyms: そば, 出外れ, 出外れる, , , , , 末端, 果てし, 極端, , , ,
End the point in time at which something ends
Synonyms: しまう, じまい, エンド, おしまい, エンディング, 仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 果て, 果てる, 止める, 留め, 留める, 終わり, 終わる, 終末, 結尾
Finish the temporal end
Synonyms: しまう, じまい, ラスト, おしまい, 仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 末期, 末期, , 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終末, 終焉, 結末, 閉幕
Finish the concluding time
Synonyms: しまう, じまい, ラスト, おしまい, 仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 末期, 末期, , 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終末, 終焉, 結末, 閉幕

Meanings for each kanji in 末

end; close; tip; powder; posterity Kanji Details »

Categories 末 is a member of

Part one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Extremity the outermost or farthest region or point
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Part the extended spatial location of something
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Point an instant of time
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End the point in time at which something ends
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Sample Sentences for 末

In late summer and autumn one can see the leaves change colour.
My husband passed away after having fought against his illness for a long time.
They came up with a plan after a long discussion.
We used to go skating every weekend.
Why don't you go fishing with us this weekend if you aren't busy?

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