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put a stop to

  • as inpreclude
  • as inprevent
  • as instop
  • as insuspend
  • as inbelay
  • as instave
  • as incut short
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Synonyms for put a stop to

verb inhibit; make impossible
  • avert
  • cease
  • deter
  • exclude
  • forestall
  • hinder
  • impede
  • obviate
  • prevent
  • prohibit
  • rule out
  • check
  • debar
  • discontinue
  • forfend
  • interrupt
  • quit
  • restrain
  • stop
  • ward
  • make impracticable
  • put a stop to
  • stave off

Antonyms for put a stop to

  • add
  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • help
  • include
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • support
  • continue
  • liberate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to put a stop to

belay

verb. stop
  • arrest
  • bring to a standstill
  • call a halt to
  • cancel
  • cease
  • check
  • end
  • halt
  • put a stop to
  • quit
  • stall
  • stay

cut short

verb. stop earlier than intended

cutting short

verb. stop earlier than intended

preclude

verb. inhibit; make impossible

precluded

verb. inhibit; make impossible

precluding

verb. inhibit; make impossible
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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