Definition of come to a stop/halt
- The bus came to a stop.
- The project suddenly came to a halt.
: to close by filling or obstructing
: to hinder or prevent the passage of
: to get in the way of : be wounded or killed by
: cessation, end
: a pause or breaking off in speech
: a graduated set of organ pipes of similar design and tone quality
: serving to stop : designed to stop
: to cease marching or journeying
: discontinue, terminate
: to bring to a stop
: 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
: having a manner of walking that is impaired by a limp : lame
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