end up

1reach a final situationdie be killed 终结;死;被杀死

The gangster ended up in the electric chair.那个歹徒最后被送上电椅处死。

The runaway prisoner ended up in a river.那个逃犯最后死在一条河里。

2come to an endfinish by 结束;以…结束

If you don't slow downyou'll end up in hospital.你要是不减速,你会被送进医院的。

She ended up her speech with a short poem.她朗诵了一首短诗结束了她的演讲。

Despite his strenuous effortshe ended up unsuccessfully after all.尽管他付出了艰苦的努力,可最后还是没有成功。