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stop dead

  • as inparalyze
  • as intransfix
  • as incut short
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Synonyms for stop dead

verb immobilize
  • demolish
  • destroy
  • disable
  • freeze
  • halt
  • incapacitate
  • knock out
  • stun
  • weaken
  • anesthetize
  • appall
  • arrest
  • astound
  • bemuse
  • benumb
  • close
  • daunt
  • daze
  • deaden
  • debilitate
  • disarm
  • enfeeble
  • lame
  • nonplus
  • numb
  • palsy
  • petrify
  • prostrate
  • stupefy
  • transfix
  • bring to grinding halt
  • make inert
  • make nerveless
  • shut down
  • stop dead

Antonyms for stop dead

  • build
  • construct
  • continue
  • improve
  • repair
  • restore
  • aid
  • assist
  • bore
  • clear up
  • comfort
  • embolden
  • encourage
  • enlighten
  • enliven
  • explain
  • help
  • please
  • release
  • soothe
  • strengthen
  • incite
  • mobilize
  • stimulate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to stop dead

cut short

verb. stop earlier than intended

cutting short

verb. stop earlier than intended

paralyze

verb. immobilize

paralyzing

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