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come to an end

This page is about the collocation come to an end

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to finish, of an event, a performance, a meeting, etc.

For example

  • After three hours, the meeting finally came to an end.

  • The lights will come on as soon as the concert comes to an end.

Quick Quiz

If you go to see a movie, which must come to an end?

a. the movie

b. the actors

c. the audience

Contributor: Matt Errey