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cap off

To finish something, often in a particularly good or bad way. A noun or pronoun can be used between "cap" and "off." Come on, we need to throw one last party to cap off our senior year! And then, to cap the terrible evening off, the waiter dropped my dinner in my lap!
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Grace Poe is capping off her campaign Friday in Tondo, Manila.
Capping off the triple bill is the duel between Gilas Sariaya and Pagbilao for the Gov.
We even managed to make this year's headlines in the Chronicle, We even managed to make this year's headlines in the Chronicle, capping off a wonderful year all round as we build on the success of our recent Ofsted inspection which recognised the college as good with many outstanding features.
Paulao eventually asked his manager to take him off the field, and after his request was accepted, he began sobbing as he made his way to the bench, capping off a miserable run out, the report added.
Being young and naive--back then--blew off his advice for using shooting gloves or some kind of wrist support when capping off power-house rounds.
Capping off race one's podium were Harsh Rajpal, who finished just two seconds behind Bintouq and Emirati driver Haytham Sultan, who remained bumper to bumper with Raipal until the very end.
Tuesday night saw protestors in Tahrir Square attacked by armed assailants, capping off a tense day in Cairo.
Titans now plan on capping off their most successful season in club history by winning the Play-off Championships.
<![CDATA[ Capping off a day of conflicting reports, govt finally votes to approve new map of national priority areas.
Capping off the celebrations will be a fireworks display starting at 8.30pm.
Casey did something Woods (pictured) could not manage, a bogey-free round, with the 29-year-old capping off his day with a seven-foot birdie at the final hole.
The Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy, capping off events Monday at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, will be given by veteran journalist and anchorman Robert MacNeil, who currently serves on the board of the MacDowell Colony.
Capping off the new century were filmmakers who shot parts of both Spiderman I and II movies in Forest Hills.
Capping off yet another successful year in 2005, the DAV was presented with three MarCom Creative Award statuettes, given to honor excellence and in recognition of the creativity that is the hallmark of our outreach programs.
Capping off an effort that began in early 2004, the newly expanded TME Technical Centre has grown nearly 2.5 times in floor space, greatly enlarging both its office and experiment facilities.