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halt

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1 a point in a struggle where neither side is capable of winning or willing to give in
  • Negotiations are at a halt, with neither management nor the union budging on the issue of salary limits.
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2 the stopping of a process or activity
  • Gardening came to a halt during the week of solid rain.
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2 to bring (as an action or operation) to an immediate end
  • The private eye abruptly halted his surveillance of the building upon being spotted by his subject.
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have done with, put the kibosh on

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3 to come to an end
  • All filming halted when the star of the movie quit in a huff.
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bite the dust

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1 to walk while favoring one leg
  • Even with her twisted ankle, she managed to halt along and complete her Walk for Peace.
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2 to show uncertainty about the right course of action
  • The baby took a few steps, halting between attempting another and sitting down.
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