final noun

1 last game/match in a competition

ADJ. grand He got through to the grand final of the competition. | area, national, regional, world | men's, women's | championship, cup

VERB + FINAL hold, stage | be/get through to, go through to, make it to, qualify for, reach If we play well, we hope to make it to the final. | compete in, meet sb in, play in Scotland met Wales in the final at Twickenham.

FINAL + VERB be played, take place

PREP. in the ~ Who is in the men's final?

2 finals: final exams at university

VERB + FINAL do, sit, take | fail, pass