cease ●●●●●
تلفظ آنلاین

Oxford 3000 vocabularyACADEMIC vocabularyWRITING vocabulary504 vocabularyCOLLOCATION

cease /siːs/ verb [intransitive and transitive]

موقوف کردن ، قطع کردن عملیات ، بند امدن تمام کردن ، متارکه کردن ، ایستادن ، موقوف شدن ، دست کشیدن ، گرفتن ، وقفه ، ایست ، توقف ، علوم نظامی: قطع کردن
Synonyms: stop, break off, conclude, discontinue, end, finish, halt, leave off, refrain, terminate
Contrasted words: continue, persist, extend, prolong, protract, arise, originate, rise, spring
Related Words: close, conclude, end, finish, terminate, intermit
English Thesaurus: stop, quit, give something up, pack something in, pull out of something, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. cease1 W3 AC /siːs/ verb [intransitive and transitive]
[Word Family: noun: cessation, cease; verb: cease; adverb: ceaselessly; adjective: ceaseless]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: cesser, from Latin cessare 'to delay', from cedere; cede]

1. formal to stop doing something or stop happening
cease to do something
He ceased to be a member of the association.
The things people will do for charity never cease to amaze me (=I am always surprised by them).
cease doing something
the decision to cease using CFCs in packaging
The rain ceased and the sky cleared.
cease trading/production/operations etc (=stop operating a business)
The company ceased production at their Norwich plant last year.
cease fire! (=used to order soldiers to stop shooting)

In everyday English, people usually use stop rather than cease:
They have stopped using CFCs in packaging.
The rain stopped just as the fireworks began.

2. cease and desist law to stop doing something
ceasefire, ⇒ wonders will never cease at wonder2(5)

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. cease2 noun
[Word Family: noun: cessation, cease; verb: cease; adverb: ceaselessly; adjective: ceaseless]
without cease formal without stopping

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADV. altogether, completely, entirely The flow slowed, then ceased altogether.
all but, almost, virtually | largely | effectively My job had effectively ceased to exist.
forthwith, immediately These violations of the code must cease forthwith.
soon | abruptly, suddenly The bird's song ceased abruptly.
rapidly | gradually | momentarily | eventually, finally | long (since) The conversation had long ceased to interest me.
PREP. with The matches ceased with the outbreak of war.
PHRASES without ceasing Prayer was made without ceasing.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

TahlilGaran Online Dictionary ver 14.0
All rights reserved, Copyright © ALi R. Motamed 2001-2020.

TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی cease) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.12 : 2208
4.12دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی cease)
دیکشنری تحلیلگران (وب اپلیکیشن، ویژه کاربران آیفون، IOS) | دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی cease) | موسس و مدیر مسئول :