Synonyms & Antonyms : Cease



Cease



( Verb )


The Old German empire
ceased to exist in 1918.

Synonyms:

End

Discontinue

Stop

Halt

Pause

Contextual Examples:



They decided to
end their relation.

After the death of his father he had to
discontinue his studies.

As the bus
stopped far from its stand, the passengers had to run fast to catch it.

Some miscreants pulled the chain and the train came to a
halt suddenly.

As the duke
paused on his way downstairs, he was at ease and looked like an eagle standing at the edge of a cliff.



Antonyms:

Start

Continue

Begin

Carry on

Pursue

Contextual Examples:



Now don’t
start crying over the split milk.

Let us
continue our best efforts to achieve the goal leaving the result to God.

Marry
began her studies with renewed vigor after her initial failure in the examination.

Let’s
carry on the work, come what may.

Veranda Singh has
pursued the new profession with greater zeal.




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