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Meaning of FINALE

Pronunciation:  fi'nalee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the concluding part of any performance
  2. [n]  the closing section of a musical composition
  3. [n]  the temporal end; the concluding time; "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season"

FINALE is a 6 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: close, close, closing curtain, coda, conclusion, finis, finis, finish, last, stopping point
 See Also: close, closing, composition, conclusion, end, end, ending, ending, finish, finishing, musical composition, opus, performance, piece, piece of music, public presentation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fi*na"le\ (f[-e]*n[aum]"l[asl]), n. [It. See {Final}.]
Close; termination; as:
(a) (Mus.) The last movement of a symphony, sonata, concerto,
    or any instrumental composition.
(b) The last composition performed in any act of an opera.
(c) The closing part, piece, or scene in any public
    performance or exhibition.

Thesaurus Terms
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