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Synonyms for came to a standstill

verb bring or come to a halt or end
  • break
  • cease
  • close
  • drop
  • end
  • halt
  • hold
  • kill
  • pause
  • put an end to
  • quit
  • stall
  • stand
  • stay
  • conclude
  • desist
  • discontinue
  • finish
  • refrain
  • scrub
  • tarry
  • terminate
  • be over
  • blow off
  • break off
  • call it a day
  • cold turkey
  • come to a standstill
  • cool it
  • cut out
  • cut short
  • draw up
  • hang it up
  • pull up
  • quit cold
  • run its course
  • shut down
  • sign off
  • wind up
  • wrap up

Antonyms for came to a standstill

  • advance
  • allow
  • bear
  • begin
  • commence
  • continue
  • create
  • do
  • give birth
  • go
  • initiate
  • release
  • start
  • carry on
  • introduce
  • restart
  • encourage
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.