Idiom:  in the end

Meaning

Idiom:  in the end

  • finally, the final result

Example sentences

  • In the end, we stayed home and watched TV instead of going to the party.
  • The plane was delayed 20 minutes but we made up time in flight and arrived on time in the end
  • In the end, there were about 50 participants at the meeting so it was a great turn out.
  • In the end, Michael was really happy that he went to camp, but the first few days he was so lonely he wanted to come home.
  • What happened in the end? I wasn't able to watch the entire series.
  • Unfortunately, our product launch wasn't successful. In the end, we didn't even cover the costs of production.
  • There was a huge cheating scandal at our local high school and two teachers were fired in the end.
  • In the end, we decided to see the movie tomorrow evening because there were only front seats left by the time we got to the theater.


Synonyms

  • at last
  • at long last
  • at the end of the day


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