End and Halt


End noun - The stopping of a process or activity.
Usage example: the end of hostilities brought general rejoicing

Halt is a synonym for end in stop topic. In some cases you can use "Halt" instead the word "End" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like cessation, terminate, break off, bring to an end.

Nearby Words: ending, ended, endless


Halt noun - The stopping of a process or activity.
Usage example: gardening came to a halt during the week of solid rain

End is a synonym for halt in cessation topic. You can use "End" instead the word "Halt" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as stop, event, hold back, terminate.

Nearby Words: halted, halting, haltingly

How words are described

natural natural end natural halt
abrupt abrupt end abrupt halt
quick quick end quick halt
near near end near halt
Other adjectives: literal, sudden.

Common collocations

rampage end rampage halt rampage
nightmare end nightmare halt nightmare
match end match halt match
scene end scene halt scene
Other words: show, death, situation, battle, production, experiment, war, plans.

Both words in one sentence

  • Series / The Sifl and Olly Show A particularly notable instance of this is "Baby for Gravy", they keep flubbing the tongue-twisting lines, and end up bringing the song to a halt because they can't stop laughing.
  • Similarly, the North American airings of Mobile Suit Gundam was brought to a grinding halt four episodes from the end by 9/11.
  • Cooldown Hug Madoka hugs Homura near the end of Puella Magi Madoka Magica to halt her imminent witch transformation.
    Source: Cooldown Hug
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