Adjectives for Stop | Words to describe Stop


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  • 1. Some of these cases are of interest, to show with what slight disturbance life may go on under mortal wound till it suddenly comes to a final stop. 🔊
  • 2. He made the boatman stop, and gave himself up to the pleasure of listening to an Italian air delightfully sung. 🔊
  • 3. He was just going to make another attempt, when Antony came to a sudden stop and turned to him anxiously. 🔊
  • 4. A brief stop over at one or more of the towns along the line affords still further opportunity to see the Titan and his works. 🔊
  • 5. Whetstone came to a sudden stop, lifted his head with a jerk, his ears set forward, snorting an alarm. 🔊
  • 6. Suddenly the rickety conveyance comes to a full stop, and a kicking match begins, the plunging ponies refusing to budge an inch. 🔊
  • 7. How could she know, for instance, in her reading lesson, if she had paused the exact length of a full stop every time she met with a period? 🔊
  • 8. But as she looked up and smiled, that same witching smile put an effectual stop to the chronicle of Brian Harper. 🔊
  • 9. At the third stop, Justin's, she had persuaded Bebita to stay in the taxi. 🔊
  • 10. He must come down on a small landing field and bring his plane to a full stop before he has crashed into the other machines which perhaps are standing about. 🔊
  • 11. After a hurried stop to deliver local mail, the pouch was rushed aboard the fast sailing steamer Antelope, and the trip down the stream begun. 🔊
  • 12. The expression within is punctuated as if it stood by itself, except that the final stop is omitted unless it is a question mark or an exclamation point. 🔊
  • 13. Her position at the steering wheel had given her an advantage, in that she had something to hold to, and so was not tossed about as were her chums when the auto came to such a sudden stop. 🔊
  • 14. After an age of slipping and sliding, frequent stopping and starting and exchanges of loud confidences between the motorman and the conductor, the car came to a dead stop. 🔊
  • 15. The only answer was a stifled but quite audible sob, and Maseden had an impression that the lady might put a summary stop to the proceedings by fainting. 🔊
  • 16. A boat coming along, they took passage for Lexington, the boat making quite a long stop at Kansas City. 🔊
  • 17. By the time the sixth stop was reached the sun had set and the moon was coming up, so that the girls sat on the veranda in the moon-light and sipped grape-juice ice to the music of romantic ditties. 🔊
  • 18. At the foot of the ladder, he came to a sudden stop, and stood with his neck stretched out, his mouth open, and his eyes almost starting from their sockets. 🔊
  • 19. Their wild chase down the lane had been brought to a sudden stop by the sight of the lordly peacock, strutting back and forth in the barn-yard, his beautiful tail spread wide in the sun. 🔊
  • 20. Yet for a considerable time after the road had been pushed through Western New York, it came to a dead stop at Lewiston. 🔊
  • 21. At Bonner Springs where the train made a brief stop the bandit ordered the men to continue their work, so as not to attract the attention of persons at the station. 🔊
  • 22. This, and the astounding fact that I no longer squirmed nor cried out, but physically yielded to him, as limp as an empty sack, brought him to a puzzled stop. 🔊
  • 23. He ran after it, and perched on one of the buffers till the next stop, when he reappeared, trembling with fright, but greeted with roars of amusement by the other Gurkhas. 🔊
  • 24. During the first stop made by the train, he walked to the locomotive, and, in a most disagreeable tone, asked Rod if he had a written order permitting him to ride there. 🔊
  • 25. The "Golden Hind's" first stop was at Alexandria, sixteen hours after leaving Gibraltar. 🔊
  • 26. Even though he snatch up the ball, and thus make a fine stop, if his judgment is poor or his throwing arm lame, he can often bungle his work, and prove of little help to his team. 🔊
  • 27. A recent improvement in the shape of a new yarn drag device, and an automatic stop when the yarn breaks or the yarn on the bobbin is exhausted, has just been introduced on to the Combe-Barbour frame. 🔊
  • 28. Then he met a man he knew, and said he would join us again after Newport, at Fall River, on the way to Boston, which will be our next stop. 🔊
  • 29. This alarming occurrence put a momentary stop to the commotion; and I then first heard, in the distance, the sound of drums beating the call to arms in Paris. 🔊
  • 30. Even in a perfectly healthy person, unwelcome news, sudden anxiety, or mental excitement, occurring after eating, will put an entire stop to digestion, and cause the stomach to loathe the sight of food. 🔊
  • 31. The relief from the weight of the train set its pace to a mile a minute instead of a mile in two minutes, and there we were at a dead stop in front of the Vitriol Station with nothing to move us along. 🔊
  • 32. Then to Koho, "My word, you get 'm too much fat stop along you. 🔊
  • 33. He made a sudden, awkward stop, and then continued lamely: 🔊
  • 34. A short run over the ground once more, followed by a full stop; and the young gentleman who went up a few minutes ago with a good deal of vim and self-assurance climbs out with a feeling of relief and satisfaction that his feet are once more on terra firma. 🔊

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