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Synonyms for stopping

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  1. fillet, stoppingnoun

    fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members

    Synonyms:
    taenia, fish fillet, fillet, filet, fish filet, tenia, lemniscus

  2. stoppingnoun

    the kind of playing that involves pressing the fingers on the strings of a stringed instrument to control the pitch

    "the violinist's stopping was excellent"

    Synonyms:
    fillet

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How to use stopping in a sentence?

  1. Conor Bernstein:

    Until the pandemic hit this year, this administration stopped those declines and had even begun to reverse them. Stopping such a steep and rapid decline is significant in itself and shouldnt be overlooked, this administration has worked to address eight years of regulatory overreach to level the playing field not just for coal but a variety of industries. The result has been a return of competition in the energy industry although we still have a long way to go thanks to outsized subsidies for renewables.

  2. Robert Frost, Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening:

    Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow.

  3. Keith Richards:

    I hear South America is on the cards somewhere around October, November, so we ain't stopping yet.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Never you allow your hopes and aspirations to be overshadowed by fears and anxieties. Moreover, never you feel guilty over your past mistakes or errors by stopping to believe in yourself and the future ahead of you. For, God and time must surely make a positive difference in your life. Oh! yes, if and once there is still an iota of life in you. Believe you me, your life is still full of hopes. -Emeasoba George

  5. Orville Wright:

    No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris ... [because] no known motor can run at the requisite speed for four days without stopping.

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