halt


halt
I noun abandonment, abeyance, armistice, arrest, block, break, breathing spell, cessation, check, close, closing, deadlock, delay, desistance, detention, deterrent, discontinuance, discontinuation, end, ending, estoppage, estoppel, hesitation, impasse, impediment, inactivity, intermissio, intermission, interruption, lapse, lull, obstruction, pause, prevention, prohibition, recess, remission, respire, rest, shutdown, stalemate, standstill, stay, stop, stopover, stoppage, suspension, termination, time out, truce, wait associated concepts: freeze, injunction, restraining order II verb adjourn, arrest, balk, bar, bar someone's way, barricade, block, blockade, break, break off, bring to a standstill, call a halt, cease, check, come to a stop, consistere, counteract, curb, cut short, dam, deadlock, debar, defeat, desist, deter, disallow, discontinue, end, estop, foil, forbid, frustrate, hamper, hinder, hold, impede, inhibit, interrupt, make inactive, obstruct, pause, preclude, prevent, prohibit, put an end to, quell, quit, remain, rest, restrain, restrict, stand, stand still, stay, stem, stop, stop an advance, stop short, subdue, subsistere, suspend, terminate, thwart, wait associated concepts: abandon a crime, discontinue an action, injunction, stop and frisk laws III index abeyance, balk, block, cease, cessation (interlude), check (bar), check (restrain), close (terminate), cloture, conclude (complete), condemn (ban), constrict (inhibit), curtail, debar, defeat, desist, desuetude, detain (restrain), deterrence, discontinue (abandon), dissolve (terminate), embargo, end (termination), estop, finality, finish, forestall, hiatus, hinder, hold up (delay), impasse, interdict, interruption, interval, keep (restrain), layoff, lull, moratorium, obstruct, pause (noun), pause (verb), pendency, prevent, prohibit, proscribe (prohibit), quit (discontinue), recess (noun), recess (verb), refrain, remission, remit (relax), respite (interval of rest), rest (cease from action), shut, stall, stay, stay (rest), stem (check), stop, suspend, terminate, toll (stop)

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  • halt — halt …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Halt — (from German: stop ) can refer to:*In computing, especially assembly language, a halt or stop command is a directive to cease the execution of a task. Some form of intervention is then required to start a process. In Unix halt is the command to… …   Wikipedia

  • halt — interj. Stai! opreşte! – cuv. germ. Trimis de gall, 07.05.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  HALT interj. v. ajunge, atât, basta, destul, gata, isprăveşte, încetează, punct, sfârşeşte, stai, stop, termină. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  halt …   Dicționar Român

  • halt — halt1 [hôlt] n. [orig. in phr. to make halt, transl. of Ger halt machen < imper. of halten (see HOLD1) + machen, MAKE2] 1. a stop, esp. a temporary one, as in marching; pause or discontinuance 2. a command to stop vi., vt. to come or br …   English World dictionary

  • Halt — bezeichnet: die Ellmauer Halt, einen Berg in Tirol im Eisenbahnwesen ein Signalbild an einem Hauptsignal den Imperativ zu Halten die Modalpartikel halt HALT ist Abkürzung für: High Accelerated Life Test, eine zerstörende Zuverlässigkeitsprüfung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • halt — halt·ing·ness; spring·halt; string·halt; string·halt·ed; halt; halt·ing·ly; string·halt·ed·ness; …   English syllables

  • halt — [n] end, stoppage arrest, break, break off*, close, cutoff, freeze*, grinding halt, impasse, interruption, layoff, letup, pause, screaming halt*, screeching halt*, stand, standstill, stop, termination; concept 119 Ant. continuation, endurance, go …   New thesaurus

  • Halt — (h[add]lt), n. [Formerly alt, It. alto, G. halt, fr. halten to hold. See {Hold}.] A stop in marching or walking, or in any action; arrest of progress. [1913 Webster] Without any halt they marched. Clarendon. [1913 Webster] [Lovers] soon in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Halt — est une commande Unix standard permettant d éteindre le système depuis lequel elle est lancée. Elle fonctionne en fait en appelant la commande shutdown avec les arguments appropriés. L utilisation de la commande halt nécessite les droits d… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • halt — ¹halt eben, einfach, nun einmal; (ugs.): nun mal. ²halt anhalten, aufhören, bis hierher und nicht weiter, Ende, genug, keinen Schritt weiter, kein Wort mehr, nicht weiter, Schluss, stehen bleiben; (ugs.): aus, stopp. * * * halt:⇨eben(3) halt… …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • Halt — Halt, a. [AS. healt; akin to OS., Dan., & Sw. halt, Icel. haltr, halltr, Goth. halts, OHG. halz.] Halting or stopping in walking; lame. [1913 Webster] Bring in hither the poor, and the maimed, and the halt, and the blind. Luke xiv. 21. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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