a slender nail with a small globular head, used for finish work, being driven to slightly beneath the surface and covered with putty or the like.
noun 1. a private school, usually at the high-school or junior-college level, that teaches young women social graces and prepares them for life in society. noun 1. a private school for girls that prepares them for society by teaching social graces and accomplishments
- Finishing touch
A small change or addition that serves to complete something. For example, The room still needed a few finishing touches, such as a flower arrangement. This expression is sometimes put as a finishing stroke. [ c. 1700 ]
- Finish last
Related Terms nice guys finish last
noun 1. a line marking the end of a race.