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1. Sport either of the two defended areas of a playing field, rink, etc.
2. Bowls Curling a section of play from one side of the rink to the other
3. American football a player at the extremity of the playing line; wing
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What does it mean when you dream about the end?

Can refer to one’s goals or simply to the end of some situation, as in such expressions as “the end of the road” and “the light at the end of the tunnel.” End is often utilized in idioms, such as “I’m at the end of my rope,” “I’m at my wits end,” and “at loose ends.”

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battleground of good and evil before Judgment Day. [N.T.: Revelation 16:16]
end of game in chess: folk-etymology of Shah-mat, ‘the Shah is dead.’ [Br. Folklore: Espy, 217]
fatal raven
indicates defeat or victory by arranging its wings. [Norse Legend: Volsung Saga]
Judgment Day
final trial of all mankind. [N.T.: Revelation]
Last Supper
Passover dinner the night before Christ died. [N.T.: Matthew 26:26–29; Mark 14:22–25; Luke 22:14–20]
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They are still divided on the future of these humanitarian actions, which for 25 years have helped more than 18 million people who have a hard time making ends meet. The majority of the countries highlighted the need to continue these distributions of free food as Europe continues to cope with one of the most serious economic crises of recent decades.
Nevertheless, citizens will again pay more and as always they will have a hard time making ends meet, concludes Vasilevski.
In a report today, 'Making Ends Meet: Maximising the value of waste', it says as well as meeting targets to cut the amount of rubbish sent to landfill and helping achieve climate change goals, an ambitious waste policy could provide growth opportunities for businesses by making it easier for more firms to sell recyclable waste to other companies as a resource.
We find it difficult to attract such support and would appreciate your help, especially in these dire economic times when making ends meet is proving so hard.
With worries about making ends meet paramount, particularly in respect to medical costs, perhaps it should come as no surprise that many consumers, led by senior couples, empty nesters and established couples, would choose to treat any symptoms of gastric distress on their own rather than make a possibly expensive doctor visit just for a cranky tummy.
For staff earning as little as pounds 13,000 per year, their bonus becomes an essential part of making ends meet.