finishing touches

finishing touches
the last small details that make something complete

The organisers are currently putting the finishing touches to this autumn’s events.

Thesaurus: ends, finishes and final stagessynonym
Main entry: finish

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • the finishing touches — the finishing touch/touches/ phrase the last small details that make something complete The organisers are currently putting the finishing touches to this autumn’s events. Thesaurus: ends, finishes and final stagessynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • add the finishing touches — {v. phr.} To complete; finish. * /Mary s first novel promised to be excellent; however, her editor suggested that she should add some finishing touches before accepting it./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • add the finishing touches — {v. phr.} To complete; finish. * /Mary s first novel promised to be excellent; however, her editor suggested that she should add some finishing touches before accepting it./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • add\ the\ finishing\ touches — v. phr. To complete; finish. Mary s first novel promised to be excellent; however, her editor suggested that she should add some finishing touches before accepting it …   Словарь американских идиом

  • put the finishing touches on — add the last details or trimmings    Lan decorated the cake she put the finishing touches on it …   English idioms

  • Finishing Touch — steht für: Finishing Touch (2010), neuseeländische Zeichentrickkurzfilmkomödie aus dem Jahr 2010 Your Ticket Is No Longer Valid (Alternativtitel: Finishing Touch), kanadisches Filmdrama aus dem Jahr 1981 The Finishing Touch (1916), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • finishing touch — noun a final touch; a crowning achievement; a culmination • Syn: ↑capstone, ↑copestone • Hypernyms: ↑touch * * * finishing touch : one of the last things done to make something complete usually plural They re putting the finishing touches on… …   Useful english dictionary

  • finishing — fin·ish·ing || fɪnɪʃɪŋ adj. completing, concluding, pertaining to completion; ending; terminating n. terminating, ending; bringing to an end; destroying; defeating; completing, perfecting; polishing; act of adding the finishing touches… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • finishing touch — /ˈfɪnɪʃɪŋ tʌtʃ/ (say finishing tuch) noun 1. a final piece of decoration or preparation, the addition of which completes something satisfactorily. –phrase 2. put the finishing touches to, to complete in every detail …  

  • the finishing touch — the finishing touch/touches/ phrase the last small details that make something complete The organisers are currently putting the finishing touches to this autumn’s events. Thesaurus: ends, finishes and final stagessynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

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