Synonyms for

Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb stop

Sense 1:
stop, halt

Sense 2:
discontinue, stop, cease, give up, quit, lay off

Sense 3:
stop, halt, block, kibosh
prevent, forestall, foreclose, preclude, forbid
Sense 4:
stop, stop over
interrupt, disrupt, break up, cut off
Sense 5:

Sense 6:
break, break off, discontinue, stop
end, terminate
Sense 7:
check, turn back, arrest, stop, contain, hold back
Sense 8:
intercept, stop
catch, grab, take hold of
Sense 9:
end, stop, finish, terminate, cease

Sense 10:
barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar
obstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close up
Sense 11:
hold on, stop
interrupt, break © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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