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come to a stop/halt

Definition of come to a stop/halt

  1. :  to no longer move or happen <The bus came to a stop.> <The project suddenly came to a halt.>



Word by Word Definitions

comeplay
  1. :  to move toward something :  approach

    :  to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose

    :  to reach a particular station in a series

stopplay
  1. :  to close by filling or obstructing

    :  to hinder or prevent the passage of

    :  to get in the way of :  be wounded or killed by

  1. :  cessation, end

    :  a pause or breaking off in speech

    :  a graduated set of organ pipes of similar design and tone quality

  1. :  serving to stop :  designed to stop

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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