[ fin-uh-stair; Spanish fee-nees-ter-re ]
/ ˌfɪn əˈstɛər; Spanish ˌfi nisˈtɛr rɛ /
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Cape, a headland in NW Spain: the westernmost point of Spain.
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How to use Finisterre in a sentence
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Off Cape Finisterre, so violent a storm buffeted his ships that his men clamored to return; but Gourgues's spirit prevailed.
There is one at Finisterre said to be several centuries old.The Romance of Plant Life|G. F. Scott Elliot
The three lads, however, soon fraternised, and before they had sighted Cape Finisterre were fast friends.Hair-Breadth Escapes|H.C. Adams
It was my intention at this place to send my servant and horses forward to Santiago, and to hire a guide to Cape Finisterre.
We now commenced ascending Finisterre; and, making numerous and long détours, we wound our way up its flinty sides.
British Dictionary definitions for Finisterre
/ (ˌfɪnɪˈstɛə) /
Cape Finisterre a headland in NW Spain: the westernmost point of the Spanish mainland
an English name for Finistère
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