come to a stopidiom
Definition of come to a stop
1 : to reach a state in which one is no longer moving : stop The horse came to a full stop at the edge of the stream.
2 : to reach a state in which no further activity happens : stop Work on the project came to a stop because of a lack of funding. The fighting came to a sudden stop when I arrived.
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