bring a halt to
Definition of bring a halt to
: to cause to end : stop The contract brought a halt to the strike.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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: such as
: having a manner of walking that is impaired by a limp : lame
: to walk or proceed lamely : limp
: to be in a state of uncertainty or doubt between alternate courses or choices : waver
: to display weakness or imperfection : falter
: to cease marching or journeying
: discontinue, terminate
: to bring to a stop
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