Word:

Cease

Pronunciation: sēs
v. i.1.To come to an end; to stop; to leave off or give over; to desist; as, the noise ceased.
[imp. & p. p. Ceased (sēst); p. pr. & vb. n. Ceasing.]
2.To be wanting; to fail; to pass away.
The poor shall never cease out of the land.
- Deut. xv. 11.
v. t.1.To put a stop to; to bring to an end.
Cease, then, this impious rage.
- Milton
n.1.Extinction.
Noun1.cease - (`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end
Verb1.cease - put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"
2.cease - have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical; "the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"; "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other"; "My property ends by the bushes"; "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"
Synonyms: end, terminate, finish, stop
abdicate, abjure, abort, acknowledge defeat, ad infinitum, be consumed, be done for, be gone, be no more, belay, calm, calm down, cancel, cease to be, cease to exist, ceaselessly, cede, cessation, close, come to naught, come to nothing, conclude, conclusion, conk out, constantly, continually, continuously, cry quits, cut it out, dematerialize, depart, desist from, desistance, determine, die, die away, die down, die out, disappear, dispel, disperse, dissipate, dissolve, do a fade-out, drop, drop it, dwindle, ebb, ending, endlessly, erode, eternally, evanesce, evaporate, everlastingly, exit, expire, fade, fade away, fade out, finish, finish up, flee, fly, forever, forgo, forswear, give over, give up, go, go away, halt, hand over, have done with, hide, hold, incessantly, infinitely, interminably, intermit, knock it off, knock off, lay down, lay off, leave no trace, leave off, leave the scene, lull, melt, melt away, molder, pacify, pass, pass away, pass out, peg out, period, perish, perorate, perpetually, quiesce, quiet, quieten, quit, refrain, refrain from, renounce, resign, resolve, retire from sight, run out, scrap, scratch, scrub, sink, sink away, soothe, stay, subside, succumb, suffer an eclipse, surcease, termination, throw up, tranquilize, unendingly, unremittingly, vanish, vanish from sight, waive, wane, waste, waste away, wear away, wind up, without cease, yield
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