Cessation and Continuation


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Cessation noun – The stopping of a process or activity.
Usage example: the cessation of the snowstorm was a relief

Continuation is an antonym for cessation in ending topic.
Nearby Word: cession
Antonyms for Cessation


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Continuation noun – Uninterrupted or lasting existence.
Usage example: the continuation of high unemployment has cost the government much support

Cessation is an antonym for continuation in addition topic.
Nearby Words: continue, continuous, continued, continuing, continual
Antonyms for Continuation
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Continuation and Cessation. (2016). Retrieved 2020, July 05, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/cessation/continuation
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