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(Intent), noun aim, ambition, aspiration, bourn, consilium, desideration, desideratum, design, desire, deeired result, destination, dream, expectation, goal, guiding principle, hope, idea, intended result, intendment, mission, motivating idea, motivation, motive, object, objective, purpose, reason, target, wish
Associated concepts: ends of justice

end

(Termination), noun accomplishment, achievement, adjournment, attainment, border, borderline, bound, cessation, close, closing piece, closure, completion, connluding part, conclusion, consummation, culmination, death, decease, decline, demise, denouement, departure, destination, destiny, determination, dissolution, edge, elimination, ending, estoppage, exitus, expiration, extinction, extinguishment, extreme, extreme point, extremity, fate, final event, final state, finale, finality, finis, fulfillment, furthermost part, halt, last of a series, last part, limit, limitation, omega, outcome, point, pole, realization, remnant, result, resultant, retirement, stop, stoppage, tail, terminal, terminal point, termination, terminus, tip, upshot, wane
See also: abandon, adhere to, annul, arrest, basis, border, cancel, cap, cause, cease, cessation, close, complete, conclude, conclusion, consummate, culminate, death, decide, defeasance, denouement, design, desist, destination, discontinue, dispatch, dissolution, dissolve, eliminate, eradicate, expiration, expire, extinguish, extirpate, extremity, final, finality, finish, goal, halt, impasse, intent, lapse, last, mete, moratorium, motive, object, objective, outcome, output, payoff, perform, periphery, point, project, purpose, pursuit, quash, reason, rescind, rest, result, settle, shut, stop, succumb, suppress, target, terminate, termination, ultimate
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Making Ends Meet cannot be any more relevant, because as these lines are being written, hundreds of people were confirmed dead and thousands were missing or displaced after a devastating cyclone hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and parts of Malawi.
Cllr Val Hopley, portfolio holder for housing, said: "Many people are having difficulty making ends meet in the current economic situation, and the announcement that rents and heating charges are being reduced will be welcomed in households in all parts of the borough."
Conversely, those who didn't fixate on finances like retirement savings, tuition for college or simply making ends meet, reported being the happiest of the group.
He turned to prose in the last ten years of his life after moving to Spain--writing novels just seemed a more sensible way for the Chilean transplant to support his family, for whom he'd been making ends meet with odd jobs.
The company has now launched the Making Ends Meet campaign, providing a dedicated resource to help people maximise their income and get all the help they are entitled to.
The proportion of people who are worried about making ends meet increased to 39 per cent in July, up from just 24 per cent at the end of last year, according to advertising agency Euro RSCG London.
It wasn't that she didn't love her work, but like many artists, Schuster had trouble making ends meet. With an exceptionally high GMAT score, Schuster entered NYU's Stern School of Business and received her MBA last month.
"After years of barely making ends meet, I was ready to do whatever it took for a better life."
Her parents were hard-working, warm and generous, bringing up their children and somehow making ends meet with humor and love.
"For families barely making ends meet, unexpected healthcare costs of a few thousand dollars could put them over the edge," she says.
At a retirement ceremony, he told the press that he could have retired when he was in his 70s, but he continued working to support family members who were having a hard time making ends meet, or who were attending college.
We are not the only people raising families and having trouble making ends meet. Second, American consumers lose because if our prices are higher despite having more advanced capital and labor with a higher educational level, then we are not producing very well (the price of an item is simply an expression of how many resources it took to make and distribute the item).