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.
Recent Examples of discontinue from the Web
The government of Barbados discontinued its tropical storm watch.
Though the changes are ongoing, the most notable victim so far might be the Polish hot dog, now officially discontinued.
The company, which also owns Olive Garden, Red Lobster and The Capital Grille, discontinued the Wildfish brand across the country.
In San Francisco, however, Southwest will discontinue nonstop service to Orange County, California, and Portland, Oregon, after Nov. 3.
After a review of the Family Case Management Program (FCMP), ICE discontinued the program in June 2017.
Alas, earlier this year, Sierra Designs discontinued both the Ultralight Trench and its heavier Pack Trench relative, with no replacement in mind.
Take up the challenge: Alas, the corn eating contest was discontinued some time back over liability concerns (like someone choking on a corn kernel).
Big names such as Instagram, Google Maps, Twitter, Amazon and EBay have discontinued their watch apps.
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hang it up, have done (with);
Synonym Discussion of discontinue
- stopped at the red light
- by nightfall the fighting had ceased
- the engine faltered, sputtered, then quit altogether
- we have discontinued the manufacture of that item
- desisted from further efforts to persuade them
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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