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  1. end upverb

    To conclude, turn out, sometimes unexpectedly.

    How did things end up with you and the bricklayer? Great. We got married!

    turn out, end, conclude

  2. end upverb

    To arrive at a destination, sometimes unexpectedly.

    I was going for a stroll, and ended up in Slovakia.

    wind up, finish up

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  1. finish up, land up, fetch up, end up, wind up, finishverb

    finally be or do something

    "He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart"; "he wound up being unemployed and living at home again"

    earth up, get through, turn on, wind up, clear up, end, finish up, finish, fetch up, eat up, polish off, terminate, wrap up, wind, mop up, arouse, finish off, cease, complete, sex, stop, land up, excite

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  1. Jonathan Wachtel:

    As fighters, they have a reputation that goes back centuries of being ferocious and instilling fear among invading armies that tried and failed to crush them. So, you end up with Chechen characters in novels by Tolstoy and Pushkin, some of the great literary giants of Russian literature, and this fear of the Chechens fighter is not for nothing.

  2. Rumi Ashpuraz:

    My soul is from Elsewhere. I am sure of that, and I intend to end up there.

  3. Ravi Agrawal:

    The fact that all of this happening so quickly in India means that giant mistakes will be made and people will end up being misinformed in a mass way.

  4. Valerie Daniel:

    I'm nervous not knowing the future, you never know how much you're going to end up with that you're responsible for. You never know how bad it's going to get.

  5. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez:

    A president can't wave a magic wand and pass any legislation they want, the worst-case scenario ? We compromise deeply and we end up getting a public option.

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