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stopping

adjective

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stopping

noun

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stopping

verb
present participle of stop

Synonyms & Antonyms of stopping (Entry 3 of 3)

3 to close up so that no empty spaces remain
  • I stopped the mouse hole with plaster

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“Stopping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stopping. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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