• Noun: either extremity of something that has length; examples: "the end of the pier", "she knotted the end of the thread", "they rode to the end of the line"
• Noun: the point in time at which something ends; examples: "the end of the year", "the ending of warranty period"
• Noun: the concluding parts of an event or occurrence; examples: "the end was exciting", "I had to miss the last of the movie"
• Noun: the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it; example: "the ends justify the means"
• Noun: a final part or section; examples: "we have given it at the end of the section since it involves the calculus", "Start at the beginning and go on until you come to the end"
• Noun: a final state; examples: "he came to a bad end", "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"
• Noun: the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object; example: "one end of the box was marked `This side up'"
• Noun: (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage; example: "the end managed to hold onto the pass"
• Noun: one of two places from which people are communicating to each other; examples: "the phone rang at the other end", "both ends wrote at the same time"
• Noun: a boundary marking the extremities of something; example: "the end of town"
• Noun: the part you are expected to play; example: "he held up his end"
• Noun: the last section of a communication; example: "in conclusion I want to say..."
• Noun: a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
• Noun: a position on the line of scrimmage; example: "no one wanted to play end"
• Verb: have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical; examples: "the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed", "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other", "My property ends by the bushes", "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"
• Verb: bring to an end or halt; examples: "She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime", "The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I"
• Verb: be the end of; be the last or concluding part of; example: "This sad scene ended the movie"
• Verb: put an end to; example: "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
But in the end, in the end one is alone. We are all of us alone. I mean I'm told these days we have to consider ourselves as being in society... but in the end one knows one is alone, that one lives at the heart of a solitude.
It's an end of the world I guess. I guess you'd currently call it disaster movie. But really they weren't disaster movies. They were more end of the world movies. This is more an end of the world movie.
Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate at the end of the day, when they walk off that drill field at the end of the ceremony, they are still fine privates; outstanding, well motivated privates.
So with truth - there is a certain moment when one can say, this is the truth and here I put a dot, a stop, and I go to another thing. A judge has to put an end to a deliberation. But for a historian, there's never an end to the past. It can go on and on and on.
As for what concerns our relations with our fellow men, the anguish in our neighbor's soul must break all precept. All that we do is a means to an end, but love is an end in itself, because God is love.