< Portuguese Grammar

acabar » to end up

to end up acabar
I end up eu acab o
you/he/she end(s) up você/ele/ela acab a

Complete conjugation.

Translations of ACABAR in Portuguese

Acabar in Portuguese means TO… end, end up, finish, be over, stop.

Acaba sendo muito difícil. (It ends up being very difficult.)

Minha paciencia acabou. (I'm out of patience.)

A festa acabou. (The party's over).

When a “de” is added : ACABAR de, it takes on the meaning to have just; to to end up.

O filme acabou de começar. (The film just started.)