stoppage synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term stoppage:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. arrest, check, halt, hitch, stay, stop, stoppage(noun)

    the state of inactivity following an interruption

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, enlistment, limp, full stop, stoppage, apprehension, hindrance, halt, impediment, chip, tab, interference, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, occlusion, confirmation, point, freeze, check mark, pinch, cheque, block, tour of duty, stop consonant, baulk, term of enlistment, diaphragm, checkout, taking into custody, duty tour, hinderance, hobble, blockage, curb, chit, stop, layover, rub, occlusive, plosive, collar, plosive speech sound, period, substantiation, stay, hang-up, tour, deterrent, encumbrance, catch, balk, stopover, plosive consonant, preventive, incumbrance, bank check, full point, preventative, snag, assay, bridle, closure, check

  2. blockage, block, closure, occlusion, stop, stoppage(noun)

    an obstruction in a pipe or tube

    Synonyms:
    hitch, cube, blocking, full stop, stoppage, layover, cloture, law of closure, halt, plosive, gag law, diaphragm, pulley-block, pulley, arrest, closing, point, closedown, plosive speech sound, occlusion, cylinder block, check, occluded front, obstruction, mental block, engine block, full point, block, blockage, stop consonant, stopover, shutdown, stop, occlusive, city block, auction block, resolution, period, stay, pulley block, catch, plosive consonant, gag rule, closure, settlement

  3. stop, stoppage(noun)

    the act of stopping something

    Synonyms:
    plosive, period, stay, diaphragm, stop consonant, plosive speech sound, hitch, stopover, full point, stoppage, full stop, catch, check, blockage, plosive consonant, occlusion, block, halt, layover, stop, occlusive, arrest, point, closure

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. stoppage

    Synonyms:
    check, decline, delay, falling back, falling off, relapse, retrogression, stay, stop

    Antonyms:
    advance, advancement, attainment, development, growth, improvement, increase, proficiency, progress, progression

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stoppage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    obstruction, hinderance, interruption, prevention

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

judgment, judgement, stop, cessation, interruption, stopping, ruling



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