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end

(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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Miron-Shatz found that those who did so and mentioned financial concerns -- retirement, college tuition, making ends meet, etc.
If you would like to attend a free training course, or receive advice on making ends meet, contact Blyth Valley Housing participation team on (01670) 542093 or email participation@blythvalley.
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.
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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.
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For example, if we wanted to get access to an office space and found a security guard who was having a hard time making ends meet on his salary, chances are high that we could get access to the space after a bit of convincing--or upon offering a bribe.
HALF of Britons expect 2004 to be a 'troubled year' with widespread international discord, rising unemployment, strikes and trouble in making ends meet.
But if a young dancer's family has trouble making ends meet, they are given whatever supplies they require.