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halt

verb [I, T]
 
 
/hɒlt/ formal
to stop or make something stop: The council ordered that work on the project should be halted immediately.Staying and remainingWaitingCausing something to endComing to an end
Translations of “halt”
in Arabic يُوْقِف…
in Korean 멈추다…
in Malaysian berhenti…
in French (s’)arrêter…
in Turkish durmak, durdurmak…
in Italian fermare, fermarsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)停止,停下…
in Russian останавливать(ся)…
in Polish zatrzymać (się), stanąć, wstrzymać…
in Vietnamese chặn lại…
in Spanish parar, detener…
in Portuguese parar, deter…
in Thai หยุด…
in German halten…
in Catalan aturar(-se)…
in Japanese 止まる(停止する), ~を止める(停止させる)…
in Indonesian menghentikan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)停止,停下…
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