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cutting short

  • verbstop earlier than intended
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Synonyms for cutting short

verb stop earlier than intended
  • abort
  • break off
  • curtail
  • halt
  • hinder
  • interrupt
  • postpone
  • quit
  • shorten
  • terminate
  • abbreviate
  • abridge
  • break short
  • bring to an end; leave unfinished
  • check
  • checkmate
  • clip
  • diminish
  • end
  • finish
  • freeze
  • intercept
  • put a stop to
  • stop
  • stop cold
  • stop dead
  • stop short

Antonyms for cutting short

  • begin
  • continue
  • do
  • forward
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • persevere
  • push
  • start
  • prolong
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.