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Engelsk navneord: stop

1. stop (om begivenhed) the event of something ending

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt came to a stop at the bottom of the hill.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)halt

Mindre specifikke termerconclusion, ending, finish

Mere specifikke termercessation, stand, standstill, surcease, tie-up

2. stop (om handling) the act of stopping something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe third baseman made some remarkable stops.
His stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stoppage

Mindre specifikke termeract, deed, human action, human activity

Mere specifikke termerhaemostasia, haemostasis, hemostasia, hemostasis, stand-down, standdown

3. stop (om handling) a brief stay in the course of a journey

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey made a stopover to visit their friends.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)layover, stopover

Mindre specifikke termerstay

Mere specifikke termernight-stop, pit stop, pit stop, stand

4. stop (om tilstand) the state of inactivity following an interruption

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe negotiations were in arrest.
Held them in check.
During the halt he got some lunch.
The momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow.
He spent the entire stop in his seat.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arrest, check, halt, hitch, stay, stoppage

Mindre specifikke termerinaction, inactiveness, inactivity

Mere specifikke termercountercheck, logjam

5. stop (om sted) a spot where something halts or pauses

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis next stop is Atlanta.

Mindre specifikke termerplace, spot, topographic point

Mere specifikke termerbus stop, checkpoint, loading area, loading zone, stopover, way station

6. stop (om kommunikation) a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis stop consonants are too aspirated.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)occlusive, plosive, plosive consonant, plosive speech sound, stop consonant

Mindre specifikke termerobstruent

Mere specifikke termerclick, glottal catch, glottal plosive, glottal stop, labial stop, suction stop

Omfatter disse specifikke termerexplosion, implosion, plosion

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)continuant, continuant consonant

7. stop (om kommunikation) a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn England they call a period a stop.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)full point, full stop, period, point

Mindre specifikke termerpunctuation, punctuation mark

Mere specifikke termersuspension point

8. stop (om genstand) (music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe organist pulled out all the stops.

Mindre specifikke termerknob

Omfatter disse overordnede termerorgan, pipe organ

Overordnet emneområdemusic

9. stop (om genstand) a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe new cameras adjust the diaphragm automatically.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)diaphragm

Mindre specifikke termermechanical device

Mere specifikke termeriris, iris diaphragm

Omfatter disse overordnede termercamera, photographic camera

10. stop (om genstand) a restraint that checks the motion of something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe used a book as a stop to hold the door open.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)catch

Mindre specifikke termerconstraint, restraint

Mere specifikke termerbench hook, click, detent, dog, doorstop, doorstopper, pawl, trip, tripper

11. stop (om genstand) an obstruction in a pipe or tube

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)block, blockage, closure, occlusion, stoppage

Mindre specifikke termerimpediment, impedimenta, obstructer, obstruction, obstructor

Mere specifikke termerbreech closer, breechblock, plug, stopper, stopple, vapor lock, vapour lock

Engelsk udsagnsord: stop

1. stop (om bevægelse) come to a halt, stop moving

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe car stopped.
She stopped in front of a store window.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey stop the animals, These cars won't stop

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)halt

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mere specifikke termerbrake, check, check, check, conk, draw up, go off, haul up, pull up, pull up short, rein, rein in, settle, stall, stall

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)get going, start, go

2. stop (om tilstand) put an end to a state or an activity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningQuit teasing your little brother.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey stop moving

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cease, discontinue, give up, lay off, quit

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing

Mere specifikke termerbreak, call it a day, call it quits, cheese, close off, drop, knock off, leave off, pull the plug, retire, shut off, sign off, withdraw

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)preserve, uphold, carry on, continue, bear on

3. stop (om adfærd) stop from happening or developing

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBlock his election.
Halt the process.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey stop him from writing the letter

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)block, halt, kibosh

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerforbid, foreclose, forestall, preclude, prevent

Mere specifikke termerembargo, stay

4. stop (om bevægelse) interrupt a trip

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe stopped at Aunt Mary's house.
They stopped for three days in Florence.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stop over

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerbreak up, cut off, disrupt, interrupt

Mere specifikke termercall, lay over, stop over

5. stop (om bevægelse) cause to stop

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStop a car.
Stop the thief.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termerarrest, brake, bring up, check, cut, draw up, flag down, halt, hold, pull up, rein, rein in, stall, stall

Medførerhalt, stop

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)start up, start

6. stop (om ændring) prevent completion

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStop the project.
Break off the negotiations.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break, break off, discontinue

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerend, terminate

Mere specifikke termerbog, bog down, break up, cut off, disrupt, fracture, interrupt

7. stop (om konkurrence) hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningArrest the downward trend.
Check the growth of communism in South East Asia.
Contain the rebel movement.
Turn back the tide of communism.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arrest, check, contain, hold back, turn back

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdefend

Mere specifikke termercut down, cut out

8. stop (om relation) seize on its way

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country's airspace.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)intercept

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercatch, grab, take hold of

Mere specifikke termercut off, cut out

9. stop (om tilstand) have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed.
Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other.
My property ends by the bushes.
The symphony ends in a pianissimo.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cease, end, finish, terminate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Mere specifikke termeradjourn, break, break up, climax, close, come out, conclude, culminate, cut out, disappear, disappear, discontinue, go, go away, go out, lapse, pass away, recess, run low, run out, run short, turn out, vanish, vanish

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)begin, start

10. stop (om relation) render unsuitable for passage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBlock the way.
Barricade the streets.
Stop the busy road.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bar, barricade, block, block off, block up, blockade

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerblock, close up, impede, jam, obstruct, obturate, occlude

Mere specifikke termerblock off, close, close off, shut off

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningblock, obstruct

11. stop (om ændring) stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHold on a moment!.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hold on

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerbreak, interrupt

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