1. a place where something ends or is complete

Similar word(s): endpoint, termination

Definition categories: location, end, terminal

2. the ultimate goal for which something is done

Similar word(s): destination

Definition categories: thought, end, goal

3. (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome

Similar word(s): term

Definition categories: man–made, statue

4. either end of a railroad or bus route

Definition categories: man–made, end, terminal

5. station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods

Similar word(s): depot, terminal

Definition categories: man–made, station