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The motor car came to a standstill before him, and the man who was driving it sprang to the ground.
Rouletabille had brought me to a standstill by a gesture.
Anybody could whip a lion to a standstill with an ordinary stick.
They came to a standstill only a few yards from where the waves were breaking.
They argued and tried to keep him out, but he wouldn't listen, and the whole show come to a standstill.