stop/freeze in one's tracks
Definition of stop/freeze in one's tracks
: to stop doing something suddenly or immediately He stopped/froze in his tracks, turned, and came back.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: a footprint whether recent or fossil
: detectable evidence (such as the wake of a ship, a line of footprints, or a wheel rut) that something has passed
: a path made by or as if by repeated footfalls : trail
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