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Entry Word: stop
Function: noun
Text: 1 a brief halt in a journey <our guide called for a stop at the trail hut to eat and rest a bit>
Synonyms layover, stopover
Related Words break, pause, rest
2 a regular stopping place <had lunch on a picnic table at a shady rest stop along the highway> -- see STATION 2
3 something that makes movement or progress more difficult <pulled out all the stops and presented the most spectacular show ever> -- see ENCUMBRANCE
4 the stopping of a process or activity <put a stop to this nonsense> -- see END 1