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ceases

verb
present tense third-person singular of cease

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to come to an end
  • the rain finally ceased, and we were able to continue the baseball game

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ceases

noun
plural of cease

Synonyms & Antonyms of ceases (Entry 2 of 2)

the stopping of a process or activity
  • worked without cease for the betterment of humanity

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“Ceases.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ceases. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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