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Definizione monolingua e traduzione stop

Inglese grammatica



stop (third-person singular simple present stops, present participle stopping, simple past and past participle stopped)

  1. (intransitive) To cease moving.
    I stopped at the traffic lights.
  2. (intransitive) To come to an end.
    The riots stopped when police moved in.
    Soon the rain will stop.
  3. (transitive) To cause (something) to cease moving or progressing.
    The sight of the armed men stopped him in his tracks.
  4. (transitive) To cause (something) to come to an end.
    The referees stopped the fight.
  5. (transitive) To close or block an opening.
    He stopped the wound with gauze.
  6. (transitive, intransitive, photography, often with ""up"" or ""down"") To adjust the aperture of a camera lens.
    To achieve maximum depth of field, he stopped down to an f-stop of 22.
  7. (intransitive) To stay a while.
    He stopped for two weeks at the inn.
  8. (intransitive) To tarry.
    He stopped at his friends house before continuing with his drive.

stop (plural stops)

  1. A (usually marked) place where line buses, trams or trains halt to let passengers get on and off.
    They agreed to see each other at the bus stop.
  2. An action of stopping; interruption of travel.
    That stop was not planned.
  3. A device intended to block the path of a moving object; as, a door stop.
  4. (linguistics) A consonant sound in which the passage of air through the mouth is temporarily blocked by the lips, tongue, or glottis.
  5. A symbol used for purposes of punctuation and representing a pause or separating clauses, particularly a full stop, comma, colon or semicolon.
  6. Short for a stopper, used in the phrase pull out all the stops.
  7. A function that halts playback or recording in devices such as videocassette and DVD player.
  8. (by extension) A button that activates the stop function.
  9. (music) A knob or pin used to regulate the flow of air in an organ.
    The organ is loudest when all the stops are pulled.
  10. (tennis) A very short shot which touches the ground close behind the net and is intended to bounce as little as possible.
  11. (zoology) The depression in a dog’s face between the skull and the nasal bones.
    The stop in a bulldogs face is very marked.
  12. (photography) An f-stop.

stop (not comparable)

  1. Prone to halting or hesitation.
    He’s stop still.
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