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if you are finished with something, you have stopped using it and no longer need it
to finish something
to reach a final point
to complete something that was planned, often despite difficulties or opposition
to finish dealing with some work, a subject, etc.
to do all the work that you have to do
to decide that you have finished doing something
to finally achieve a particular level of success
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
not skilful or sensitive
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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