English to Afrikaans Meaning :: stop

stop
Stop :
stop
- stopsonder ophoustopopen draaien
 

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Noun(1) the event of something ending(2) the act of stopping something(3) a brief stay in the course of a journey(4) the state of inactivity following an interruption(5) a spot where something halts or pauses(6) a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it(7) a punctuation mark (.(8) (music(9) a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens(10) a restraint that checks the motion of something(11) an obstruction in a pipe or tube
Verb(1) come to a halt, stop moving(2) put an end to a state or an activity(3) stop from happening or developing(4) interrupt a trip(5) cause to stop(6) prevent completion(7) hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of(8) seize on its way(9) have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical(10) render unsuitable for passage(11) stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments

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(1) The man slumped down and signalled for an inhaler so a medic was called, but the ordeal did not stop there.(2) It will come back if you gain the weight, stop exercising and eat the wrong foods.(3) Fortunately, I managed to stop myself worrying about my worrying, because that's just taking it a bit too far.(4) The best time to stop smoking is when you are ready and when you genuinely want to quit.(5) several attempts were made to stop him giving evidence(6) We didn't let that stop us and we continued to court and we were always together.(7) a campaign is under way to stop the bombers(8) The end result is that the leadership is desperately trying to stop a debate that was never really going to start.(9) stop your joking!(10) The trip was part of a two day visit to the region, which also included a stop in Honduras.(11) But one year on and still no significant step has been taken to stop another disaster happening.(12) the flight landed for a refueling stop(13) One child was so traumatised by the experience she could not stop vomiting and had to be hospitalised.(14) And how the hell do you stop someone who's determined to do something like this?(15) stop consonants(16) We had a meeting on Sunday night and we are determined this fire is not going to stop us.
Related Words
(1) bus stop ::
busstop
(2) to stop ::
om op te hou
(3) non-stop ::
sonder ophou
(4) full stop ::
punt
(5) stop by ::
maak 'n draai
(6) stop sign ::
stopteken
(7) stop crying ::
hou op met huil
(8) stop smoking ::
hou op rook
(9) pit stop ::
russtop
Synonyms
Noun
1. halt ::
stilstand
2. break ::
breek
3. stopping place ::
stilhouplek
4. blockage ::
verstopping
5. occlusive ::
okklusiewe
6. hitch ::
haakplek
7. stoppage ::
inhouding
8. catch ::
vang
9. diaphragm ::
diafragma
10. stopover ::
oorstaan
11. full point ::
volle punt
Verb
13. cease ::
ophou
14. pull up ::
optrek
15. conclude ::
sluit
16. stem ::
stam
17. prevent ::
voorkom
18. thwart ::
stuit
20. stop over ::
oorstaan
21. hold on ::
hou op
22. contain ::
bevat
23. discontinue ::
staak
24. block off ::
blok af
25. halt ::
stilstand
26. finish ::
afwerking
27. intercept ::
afsnit
Antonyms
1. continue ::
aanhou
2. persist ::
voortduur
Different Forms
nonstop, stop, stops, unstop, unstops
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Don\'t stop
on my account.

Don't STOP on my account.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 5


Stop! Whatever\'s
inside there is dangerous!

Stop! Whatever's inside there is dangerous!

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 14


That doesn\'t matter anymore. Stop crying.

That doesn't matter anymore. Stop crying.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 4


I\'ll stop by later.

I'll STOP by later.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 14


Stop that.

Stop that.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 14


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