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Russian translation of “stop”

stop

verb     /stɒp/ (present participle stopping, past tense and past participle stopped)
FINISH [I, T] A1 to finish doing something that you were doing
прекращать, останавливаться
[+ doing sth] Stop laughing - it's not funny. He started to say something and then stopped. I'm trying to work but I keep having to stop to answer the phone (= stop so that I can answer the telephone).Stop having or doing something
FOR A SHORT TIME [I] A2 to stop a journey or an activity for a short time
делать остановку, перерыв
He stopped at a pub for lunch.Staying and remainingWaiting
NOT OPERATE [I, T] B1 to not continue to operate, or to make something not continue to operate
останавливать(ся)
My watch has stopped. Can you stop the video for a minute?Causing something to endComing to an end
FINISH MOVING [I, T] B1 to not move any more, or make someone or something not move any more
останавливать(ся)
A car stopped outside the house. I stopped someone in the street to ask for directions.Staying and remainingWaiting
BUS/TRAIN [I] A2 If a bus, train, etc stops at a particular place, it pauses at that place so that people can get on and off.
останавливаться
Does this train stop at Cambridge?Staying and remainingWaitingBoarding and alighting from modes of transport
END [T] to make something end
прекращать
We must find a way to stop the war.Causing something to endComing to an end
PREVENT [T] B1 to prevent something from happening or someone from doing something
предотвращать
[+ from + doing sth] Health workers are trying to stop the disease from spreading.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
Stop it/that! used to tell someone to finish doing something, usually something annoying
прекрати!
Stop it! I can't concentrate if you keep making a noise.Stop having or doing something
stop a cheque UK ( US stop a check) to prevent money from being paid from a cheque (= a piece of paper that you sign to pay for things)
останавливать платеж по чеку
→ See also stop at nothing, stop the rotPreventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingForms of money and methods of payment
(Definition of stop verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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