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halted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

as in arrested, stopped

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halted

verb (1)
past tense of halt

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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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halted

verb (2)
past tense of halt

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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
  • she was often confused, halting between the responsibilities of her job and the demands of her home life

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“Halted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/halted. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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