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1. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] come to a halt, stop moving.

Synonyms

  • rein
  • draw up
  • rein in
  • check
  • haul up
  • halt
  • pull up
  • settle
  • brake
  • conk
  • stall
  • pull up short

Antonyms

  • go on
  • rise
  • precede
  • advance

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Rest Stop

  • nonstop
  • .full-stop
  • tropp
  • swapp
  • swap
  • slop
  • skop
  • schropp
  • propp
  • prop
  • plop
  • kropp
  • klopp
  • gropp
  • glop
  • flop
  • drop
  • cropp
  • crop
  • atop
  • yopp
  • wop
  • tschopp
  • topp
  • sopp
  • sop
  • shoppe
  • shop
  • schoppe
  • schopp

2. rest

noun. ['ˈrɛst'] something left after other parts have been taken away.

Synonyms

  • portion
  • residue
  • part
  • leftover
  • residuum
  • component
  • remnant
  • component part
  • remainder
  • residual
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • repair
  • enliven
  • validate
  • continue

Etymology

  • rest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • restan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] put an end to a state or an activity.

Synonyms

  • give up
  • cease
  • shut off
  • knock off
  • close off
  • quit
  • call it a day
  • leave off
  • call it quits
  • sign off
  • drop
  • discontinue
  • cheese
  • retire
  • withdraw
  • break
  • lay off

Antonyms

  • mark up
  • include
  • divest
  • overspend

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] stop from happening or developing.

Synonyms

  • foreclose
  • forbid
  • block
  • embargo
  • halt
  • kibosh
  • stay
  • preclude
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • cry
  • integrate
  • uncut
  • requisition

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. rest

verb. ['ˈrɛst'] not move; be in a resting position.

Synonyms

  • be
  • stand
  • kneel

Antonyms

  • sit
  • inside
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • rest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • restan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. rest

verb. ['ˈrɛst'] take a short break from one's activities in order to relax.

Synonyms

  • take a breather
  • intermit
  • catch one's breath
  • pause
  • break

Antonyms

  • decrement
  • unbalance
  • radial asymmetry
  • asymmetry

Etymology

  • rest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • restan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] cause to stop.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • draw up
  • rein in
  • check
  • bring up
  • halt
  • arrest
  • pull up
  • flag down
  • brake
  • hold
  • stall

Antonyms

  • fall
  • ascend
  • go
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. stop

verb. ['ˈstɑːp'] interrupt a trip.

Synonyms

  • disrupt
  • lay over
  • interrupt
  • cut off
  • stop over
  • call

Antonyms

  • go off
  • no-go
  • pull in
  • birth

Etymology

  • stoppe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stoppa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • stoppen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. rest

verb. ['ˈrɛst'] give a rest to.

Antonyms

  • inequality

Etymology

  • rest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • restan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. rest

noun. ['ˈrɛst'] freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility).

Synonyms

  • laziness
  • dormancy
  • repose
  • lie-in
  • bed rest
  • bedrest
  • leisure
  • sleeping
  • quiescence
  • inactivity
  • ease
  • relaxation

Antonyms

  • compression
  • increase
  • low relief
  • high relief

Etymology

  • rest (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • reste (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • restan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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