make a stop
Definition of make a stop
1 : to stop for a short period of time for rest during a journey We'll make a stop when we get to the top of this hill.
2 : to go to a place for a visit or errand during a journey —usually + at We should make a stop at the museum while we are in town. I need to make a stop at the grocery store on the way home.
Word by Word Definitions
: behave, act
: to begin or seem to begin (an action)
: to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone
: the manner or style in which a thing is constructed
: the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person
: 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
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