1 final /ˈfaɪnl̟/ adjective
1 final
Learner's definition of FINAL
always used before a noun
: happening or coming at the end
: happening as a result : happening at the end of a process
used to say that something will not be changed or done again

in the final analysis

see analysis

the final straw

see straw

the final word

see 1word
2 final /ˈfaɪnl̟/ noun
plural finals
2 final
plural finals
Learner's definition of FINAL
[count] : the last competition (such as a game or race) or set of competitions in a series usually plural
finals [plural] : the examinations that happen at the end of a class, term, or course of study
[count] US : an examination at the end of a class