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bring a halt to

Definition of bring a halt to

  1. :  to cause to end :  stop <The contract brought a halt to the strike.>



Word by Word Definitions

bringplay
  1. :  to convey, lead, carry, or cause to come along with one toward the place from which the action is being regarded

    :  to cause to be, act, or move in a special way: as

    :  attract

haltplay
  1. :  lame

  1. :  to walk or proceed lamely :  limp

    :  to stand in perplexity or doubt between alternate courses :  waver

    :  to display weakness or imperfection :  falter

  1. :  stop

  1. :  to cease marching or journeying

    :  discontinue, terminate

    :  to bring to a stop


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