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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To keep from moving or doing something, to come to an end.

Usage examples (42)
  • The children did not stop playing until their mothers called them in for dinner.
  • His stop consonants are too aspirated
  • He used a book as a stop to hold the door open
  • It came to a stop at the bottom of the hill for more
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