Examples of discontinue in a sentence
He discontinued his visits to the psychiatrist.
She chose to discontinue her studies.
The company has announced that the current model will be discontinued next year.
They are planning to discontinue bus service between the two towns.
Origin and Etymology of discontinue
Middle English, from Anglo-French discontinuer, from Medieval Latin discontinuare, from Latin dis- + continuare to continue
First Known Use: 14th century
Synonym Discussion of discontinue
DISCONTINUE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of discontinue for English Language Learners
: to end (something)
: to stop making or offering (a product, service, etc.)
DISCONTINUE Defined for Kids
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