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synonyms for cessation

  • abeyance
  • arrest
  • break
  • breather
  • cease
  • close
  • conclusion
  • cutoff
  • discontinuance
  • downtime
  • end
  • finish
  • freeze
  • halt
  • hiatus
  • intermission
  • interruption
  • interval
  • layoff
  • pause
  • recess
  • remission
  • respite
  • rest
  • standstill
  • stay
  • stop
  • stoppage
  • suspension
  • termination
  • time-out
  • break-off
  • ceasing
  • desistance
  • grinding halt
  • halting
  • let-up
  • screaming halt
  • time off
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antonyms for cessation

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  • action
  • activity
  • advance
  • beginning
  • commencement
  • continuation
  • continuity
  • go
  • initiation
  • introduction
  • opening
  • persistence
  • start
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How to use cessation in a sentence

This path led to an increasing level of military engagement with tribes across the West, and consequently the signing of treaties intended to subdue Native peoples and to force the cessation of lands.
THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR SHAPED MY LIFEDR. LEN NECEFERMARCH 15, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Maybe the best performance of all was actually one or two weeks after the cessation of strength training.
WHEN TO STOP STRENGTH TRAINING BEFORE A BIG RACEALEX HUTCHINSONJANUARY 13, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
First, we have no actual behavioral studies in this area – as opposed to the case of smoking cessation rewards.
WHY PAYING PEOPLE TO GET THE CORONAVIRUS VACCINE WON’T WORKLGBTQ-EDITORDECEMBER 12, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Unfortunately, notes Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, “There are not a lot of cessation programs for youth.”
THESE FREE PROGRAMS CAN HELP TEENS SEEKING TO QUIT VAPINGJANET RALOFFOCTOBER 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Epidemiologists have long studied the ways in which smoking endangers public health, and detailed the increased costs from smoking cessation programs, public education, and enforcement of smoke-free spaces.
THANK YOU FOR POSTING: SMOKING’S LESSONS FOR REGULATING SOCIAL MEDIABOBBIE JOHNSONOCTOBER 5, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The declaration of war, or cessation thereof, used to be proclaimed in the market by the High Bailiff.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
But Mrs. Armine still lay awake, felt as if the cessation of the singing had made her less capable of sleeping.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
The third skulker took advantage of the cessation of firing to tumble down from his perch and fly for his life.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Towards the end of the last decade of the nineteenth century there was for a time a cessation of the continuous increase.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
The cessation of Welsh distractions had greatly favoured the advancement of Shrewsbury.
THE INFLUENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH GILDSFRANCIS AIDEN HIBBERT
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WORDS RELATED TO CESSATION

  • blockage
  • cessation
  • check
  • checking
  • delay
  • end
  • halt
  • hindrance
  • inhibition
  • interruption
  • obstruction
  • prevention
  • restraining
  • restraint
  • stalling
  • stay
  • staying
  • stoppage
  • suppression
  • suspension
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