Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: cease
IPA transcription: [s'is]
Pronunciations of cease
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: cease
    Meaning: (`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: discontinue, stop, cease, give_up, quit, lay_off
    Meaning: put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"
  • Synonyms: end, stop, finish, terminate, cease
    Meaning: 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"
Usage examples
  • I shall never cease to be grateful
  • I shall never cease to love you....
  • "They will kill thee an thou cease not troubling them.
  • Since He has come to earth the bloody sacrifices must cease.
  • The killing of all tree squirrels and chipmunks should cease.
  • They will continue to accuse us of doing, until we cease saying.
  • This may not be; cease to argue the point, for I cannot consent."
  • I cannot cease to thank Him for picking me up out of the miry clay.
  • The Female equally with the Male, I sing. Nor cease at the theme of One's-Self.
  • Never does it cease: never does it begin to act oppositely and undo what it has done.
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