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cease

verb [I or T] uk   /siːs/ formal us  
B2 to stop something: Whether the protests will cease remains to be seen. The company has decided to cease all UK operations after this year. [+ to infinitive] Workplace nurseries will cease to be liable for tax.
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cease

noun uk   /siːs/ formal us  
without cease without stopping
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Translations of “cease”
in Korean 멈추다, 중단하다…
in Arabic يوْقِف…
in French cesser…
in Turkish durdurmak, sona erdirmek, kesmek…
in Italian cessare, sospendere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停止,中止…
in Russian прекращать…
in Polish przerywać, przestawać…
in Spanish cesar…
in Portuguese cessar, suspender…
in German aufhören…
in Catalan cessar, suspendre…
in Japanese ~をやめる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停止,中止…
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