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stop

verb abandon, abolish, arrest, bar, barricade, block, block up, blockade, brake, break off, bring to a close, bring to a standstill, bring to naught, cease, check, choke, clog, close, come to a standstill, conclude, counteract, countermand, crush, cut short, dam up, delay, desist, detain, deter, die away, disallow, discontinue, drop, end, expire, finish, foil, forbear, forbid, forestall, freeze, halt, hamper, hinder, hold, hold back, impede, inhibere, interrupt, lapse, lay an embargo on, leave off, obstruct, occlude, pause, plug, preclude, prevent, prohibere, put an end to, quell, quit, refrain, render impassable, repress, rest, restrain, silence, sojourn, stall, stanch, stay, stem, stifle, stopper, stopple, stymie, suppress, suspend, tarry, terminate, thwart, ward off, wipe out, withdraw from
Associated concepts: stop and frisk
See also: abandon, abate, adjourn, balk, ban, bar, barrier, block, blockade, cease, cessation, check, clog, close, cloture, complete, conclude, condemn, constrict, contain, debar, defeat, delay, desist, destination, desuetude, detain, deter, deterrence, discontinuance, discontinue, disqualify, disrupt, dissolve, dwell, embargo, encumbrance, end, enjoin, estop, expiration, expire, finality, finish, forbear, forbid, forestall, forgo, halt, hesitate, hiatus, hinder, hold up, impasse, impede, impediment, inhibit, interdict, interfere, interrupt, interruption, keep, kill, lapse, leave, lock, lodge, lull, moratorium, obstacle, obstruct, obstruction, occlude, oppose, palliate, parry, preclude, prevent, prohibit, prohibition, quash, quit, recess, refrain, relax, remission, remit, reprieve, reside, resist, respite, rest, restrain, restraint, restrict, shut, stall, stay, stem, stifle, strangle, suppress, suspend, terminate, termination, thwart, withstand
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Kim Possible, along with her best friend Ron Stoppable, travel on extraordinary adventures around the globe.
Average weekly sales of your un- stoppable newspaper soared to 2,516,113 - an increase of 115,904 on December.
That means any competition will be stoppable at any time.
The more I think about the game, the more stoppable I think their goals were.
Tennis star Murray said: "Malaria is preventable and stoppable, yet it still kills more children in Africa than any other single disease.
With the BBL's top scorer James Life in seemingly un stoppable mode, they opened a six-point gap at 88-82 with less than four minutes to play.
Any Secretary of State of any colour who behaved like John Redwood would very quickly build up such resentment in Wales that the momentum for full lawmaking powers through a referendum would become un- stoppable.
Kim Possible 3: Team Possible -- Kim Possible has teamed with Ron Stoppable to battle evil villains such as Monkey/Gorilla Fist, Senor Senior, Jr.
I don't know that he's stoppable,'' Ontario Christian coach Laing Stevens said.
Based on Disney Channel's popular animated television series "Disney's Kim Possible," the game offers a unique twist -- Kim is teamed with Ron Stoppable for the first time, and together, they battle evil villains such as Monkey/Gorilla Fist, Senor Senior, Jr.