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Finished and completed

finished

adjective

something that is finished has been completed

completed

adjective

containing all the necessary parts, answers, or information

exhausted

adjective

empty or finished, because a supply of something has all been used

past

adjective

ended, or no longer existing

complete

adjective

if something such as a job or process is complete, it is finished

through

adjective, adverb, preposition

having finished an activity or piece of work

up

adjective, adverb, preposition

completely done or used so that there is nothing left

at an end

finished

that’s that

used for saying that something has been finished or finally decided

done

adjective

finished doing something or using something

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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decrepit

old and no longer in good condition

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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