whistle stopped

[ hwis-uh l-stop, wis- ]SEE DEFINITION OF whistle stopped
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He had been making for it when his officer's whistle stopped him.

The whistle stopped in a moment or two, but Ned took up the air and continued it for a few bars more.

The whistle stopped when she saw her cousin, and the cheerful look gave place to one of sullenness.

Ken's whistle stopped as he swung into Winterbottom Road and began to climb the hill.