finally be or do something;
"He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart"
"he wound up being unemployed and living at home again"
give a preliminary swing to the arm pitching
"This movie usually arouses the male audience"
coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem;
"wind your watch"
- I always said he would wind up in prison.
- The speaker will soon wind up his speech.
- She wound up her speech with a quotation.
- Are you deliberately winding me up (ie annoying me)?