1. The act of destining or appointing.
2. Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.
3. The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.
Syn: -- Appointment; design; purpose; intention; destiny; lot; fate; end.
n 1: the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey);
"a crowd assembled at the finish"; "he was nearly
exhuasted as their destination came into view" [syn: finish,
2: the ultimate goal for which something is done [syn: terminus]
3: written directions for finding some location; written on
letters or packages that are to be delivered to that
location [syn: address, name and address]