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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]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Like most bookies we're fearing an England victory - and not just because we'd never hear the end of it!
God forbid that it should happen to the movers and shakers forced to travel in such a fashion on the Southport connection - you'd never hear the end of it
C.B., Denny, Stirlingshire IF Scottish Ministers were to go down to England to bully voters, we would never hear the end of it - yet nothing is said in the English-based media if the Westminster cronies do it?
Whoever comes off worse between us will never hear the end of it."
Carl Attley, from Pontypridd, said, ``If England win the World Cup it will be terrible - we'll never hear the end of it.
I know they mean well but if I ever challenge their ideal of the perfect daughter I never hear the end of it.

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