Đồng nghĩa của stop

Alternative for stop

stops, stopped, stopping

Đồng nghĩa: arrest, block, cease, check, conclude, discontinue, end, halt, prevent, quit, stay, terminate,

Trái nghĩa: begin,

Verb

To cause to come to an end
end halt put an end to put a stop to finish terminate cut short bring to an end finish off arrest bring to a stop discontinue nip in the bud bring to a halt wind up bring to a close call a halt to cease interrupt bring to a standstill adjourn conclude curb desist immobilise immobilize pull the plug on shut down stem suspend turn back deactivate put the kibosh on hold up break off quit close break up leave off let up drop lapse elapse pass expire dead-end give up determine pack in wink out cancel break cut abandon come to an end die go shut off knock off cut out abort cut off complete pause check call a halt wrap up axe stay dissolve can lay off ease off ax scrub desist from abolish scrap take a break call off turn off give over kill relax pack up call it a day dwindle rest withdraw abate fade switch off take a breather stall lessen disconnect close out round off take five disappear peter out ebb wane take time out shelve still call it quits catch pull up repeal rescind revoke run out round out tail off subside vanish diminish extinguish decrease postpone draw up recess bring up slacken fade away cry off die away fetch up belay take a rest come up for air put your feet up melt away die out dispense with be over do away with die down block settle culminate disable evaporate draw to a close scratch taper off give something the chop prorogue remit relent chuck in knock something on the head pack it in close down run down recall call refrain from intermit ditch consummate relinquish ease impede pall recede weaken shut ultimate sew up waive get rid of prorogate throw in the towel give in concede defeat ease up eliminate come to a halt fail have a break curtail delay finalize defer decline kick freeze wrap fizzle out close off withhold disengage moderate neutralize finalise top off put off bring to a conclusion bite the dust wind down neutralise put paid to put back pigeonhole trail off come to nothing come to a stop put the lid on come to a close slow down fall away come to a standstill hold back put on ice put out turn out put in cold storage discard remove phase out quash obstruct dump surcease intervene annul shorten unplug crown die off get shut of leave sever shrink taper lower de-escalate fall trail away lay off of forgo bar leave unfinished get done get shot of drop away drop off become invalid end up sink give out throw out stifle evanish lay aside take away forget about become void become obsolete forsake stop short decommission subdue quell phase down ratchet down drain away have a breather shake stop dead table go away bring to an untimely end hold over put a lid on resign from mothball cease to exist run its course hang up wear away finish up suspend proceedings pass away blow over hold in abeyance put on hold take ten lay on the table take a rain check on finish with put on the back burner have done with withdraw from throw up retire from take a recess wipe out hold off bring to standstill prevent renounce nullify put a stop to something bin bring refrain disrupt bring to end suppress flick off stop working turn in cinch back off disturb dissociate douse stop midstream quit cold turkey cut it out depart polish off tie up lift forget jettison be at an end truncate do for do liquidate knock it off lose strength lose intensity close shop stop work clock off finish work finish working abrogate junk discharge accomplish withcall wrap something up log off cap draw to close put a period to put to bed power down be no longer valid climax make inactive grow dim grow faint do less relieve resolve renege back out clear drain fall through rebate clean up put the stopper on interfere with cut into say goodbye to break into delete erase bring down curtain forbear set aside leave work shutter clinch retreat drop out wait sunder abbreviate clip abridge fold raise wear off fold up be put to bed cut loose button up button down hit the switch tie up loose ends be through with come to the end run dry calm quieten transpire come to a conclusion round up slow release relax one's efforts take a breath cut something short give notice shutdown disjoin dissever separate interpose disunite part yield lead up to build up to carry out dry up become unproductive grow barren grow sterile dispose of wind something up attenuate put the finishing touches to lose its effect lose its effectiveness reduce bring to fruition carry through put over continue respite quieten down calm down reschedule reach a finale come to a head pull the plug crash destroy render powerless bag it blow off become weaker decelerate chill out slack cool it dull unlax coast cool off cool sideline rise take a breather from take a rain check restrain disband switch something off shut up shop nip something in the bud set the seal on shun come to a halt end be used up cease to yield come to a an end bring to a premature end ignore forfeit put aside put on a back burner cripple slip away be no more fly by go by stop cold break short stop in full flow divorce jilt sacrifice stave off push back hold put on back burner count out put in abeyance rule out file procrastinate inactivate hang fire retard pink-slip keep in abeyance lay over omit protract put on the shelf drop it call time finish the working day end its journey take time off wither wilt back out of drop out of put out of business put out of action bring someone to their knees bring to naught turn your back on part with eighty-six dust off break with write off part from decay evanesce degenerate retrograde deteriorate crumble bate droop molder dilapidate moulder cut back dock run low fade out go down grow less go dead go downhill frustrate hamper hobble staunch hesitate falter waver teeter dither balance stagger vacillate wobble scruple wabble limp stumble whiffle shilly-shally be suspended put a sock in be broken off be abandoned wiggle-waggle blow the whistle on draw to a stand hang back stand still hold at bay put a cork in stem the flow come to rest

Verb

To cease to perform a specified action
cease discontinue refrain from desist from quit forbear from break off cut out call a halt to call it a day give up abandon abstain from leave off knock off halt pack in suspend desist forsake lay off pass up preclude relinquish renounce resist shirk skip steer clear of belay bypass finish get off keep from stay away from avert avoid ax axe back off from break the habit of can check out from dodge do without drop forgo get out of give over hold off pack up pull out of put a stop to refuse rein in restrain from shrink from shun shy from sidestep swear off withhold from call it quits on escape from jack in kibosh put an end to skip out on skirt surcease from break up nip something in the bud end eschew kick break conclude cut off forbear abstain forswear shut off refrain terminate let up dispense with pass go without reject wind up lay off of abjure have done with give a wide berth to keep surcease ditch hold back dead-end close elapse determine bring to an end curb wink out call it quits chuck expire die go lapse forego resign not continue withhold resist the temptation to check decline leave alone evade leave pack it in have nothing to do with take the cure stop trying pause eliminate restrain oneself from stop oneself from shake not do arrest escape stop oneself restrain not touch inhibit throw in the towel fight shy of throw in the sponge deny yourself head off sit out bring to a halt kick the habit quit cold keep off kick over give a rest dump resign from hold back from stand down from give up on give something up pass on jack something in spurn come off waive yield kill leave out achieve succeed complete jack it in forlet down tools stop work go cold turkey admit defeat be beaten surrender give in despair lose heart concede defeat capitulate sew up cut it out get on the wagon withdraw wrap up hang it up bridle omit stop doing lie by spell rest set aside lay aside sacrifice call a stop to bring to a close restrain oneself restrain yourself decline to go easy snub carve isolate exsect sever exclude marginalize extirpate extract usurp remove ignore overlook oust excise delete let alone cut short back out of bring to a stop pull the plug on starve sit on one's hands fast give the go by constrain stay neutral fence-sit not take sides prevent interrupt put the kibosh on stay away circumvent get around steer clear shake off withstand give up hope abandon hope call a halt call off cut dead take away take out marginalise avoid doing be temperate fend off ward off help neutralise take the pledge go on the wagon hinder interfere with stave off negate make up for nullify obviate neutralize block impede counterbalance prohibit counteract anticipate prevent oneself from prevent yourself from not give in to cease to indulge in rebuff repudiate duck deny abnegate repulse disclaim turn down elude put off delay scape finesse disavow pass over gainsay disown abdicate weasel out of shuffle out of disaffirm opt out renege on skirt round buck obstruct discourage repel fight off keep away rebut deflect deter stall filibuster check oneself turn aside from keep at bay manage not to retract recant unsay foreswear renege repeal throw off turn aside parry beat off keep at a distance drive back keep at arm's length hold at bay rebuke take back stonewall do away with wash your hands of dismiss disregard cut disapprove cede demur reprobate neglect give something a miss give a miss skim over disinherit disgorge say no to knock back baulk at demur at brush aside desert adjourn defer remit postpone disdain balk at vacate quitclaim shy not accept refuse to take advantage of turn one's back on step down from hand over withdraw from bag it cast off deliver up bail out step aside from cast aside look down one's nose at opt out of send one's regrets shake one's head give the thumbs down give the red light keep clear of stay clear of turn your back on let well enough alone have no truck with shy away from

Verb

To prevent or dissuade someone from engaging in an activity
prevent hinder obstruct impede block deter bar curb hamper hamstring forbid inhibit preclude prohibit restrict stymie thwart dissuade from hold back interdict put an end to restrain retard arrest check contravene counteract crimp cripple cut off disrupt encumber handicap interfere with slow slow down stonewall halt hold up suppress debar foil limit frustrate constrain baulk ban forestall balk repress delay interrupt avert intercept proscribe fetter stifle exclude trammel put a stop to disallow stall nip in the bud shackle obviate rule out stave off ward off divert shut out head off withhold discourage control bridle outlaw fend off cramp enjoin forfend put off turn aside hold stay veto keep back embargo estop keep oppose still put a brake on circumvent shut down hog-tie stand in the way of curtail hold off set back brake hobble bork avoid smother handcuff cumber dissuade clog make illegal catch deflect hold in tie up keep at bay contain boycott repulse slow up detain freeze scotch derail manacle pull up keep in check embarrass keep under control blackball choke suspend baffle ward criminalize taboo cool deny short-circuit criminalise dam hang up save end shut off throw a spanner in the works of pause close off ostracize draw up repel choke back fetch up regulate rein in disqualify disadvise ruin fight back faze reject fence bring to a standstill ostracise eliminate interfere except black hold down destroy persuade against nix bottle up banish defend against turn off refuse talk out of cut short throw cold water on freeze out make late cork get in the way count out close out remove pour cold water on throw a monkey wrench in the works of urge against advise against get in the way of argue out of stem crack down on blacklist let put the kibosh on anticipate counter sidetrack neutralize reduce help swallow discontinue cease bottleneck bring up rebuff govern rein parry neutralise tame block off clamp down on turn back shelve scare muffle squelch make impossible resist guard pick off chain decelerate moderate censor pre-empt warn deprecate stem the flow of chill pull in keep out muzzle confine deprive quiet expel declare ineligible put a damper on lock out declare illegal place an embargo on be a hindrance to simmer down keep lid on keep off bog down leave out in the cold stamp out plug finish eradicate discourage from deter from hang on resist attack hold the fort detach redirect intervene reroute abort divert from fix scrub drop brace can come down hard on condemn desist keep waiting spare free reprieve obscure entrammel knock off forbid to scupper stunt cause to wait cause to stay kill off absolve override exile stave prevent from making progress unaccustom discomfit rattle compose collect discountenance bring to an end exempt dispense keep from happening postpone bind entangle disconcert hold at bay quit burden shut out of slacken retardate censure disfavour shake disfavor indispose frighten stand in the way quell crab discharge submerge sink strangle talk someone out of something shunt turn veer defer protract put the brakes on chock silence quash make it impossible for make it impracticable for cancel spike foul up screw up remit prorogue keep from illegalize curse gag subdue declare taboo put the brakes on take out of play intermit prolong bit sandbag hold the line wean put back back off hold off on take down bring to screeching halt choke off hold over cramp one's style give a hard time saddle with delimit lock up say no look away shove aside turn from box in louse up make impracticable close down ice out close up pass up pass by officially forbid keep in give the thumbs down to put the chill on give the red light to put on brakes put an stop to throw a spanner in the works throw a spoke in the wheel of rebut let up lose speed slam on the brakes ease up get bogged down keep a tight rein on gain control over put half nelson on gain mastery over damp dry up hush dummy up shut up shush tongue-tie ice quieten squash bulwark dodge defend dampen beat off turn away screen escape evade duck cover fend omit disincline terminate disbar ignore oust bounce repudiate shield against safeguard against secure against stand up for defend oneself against fight off guard against protect against keep at arm's length skirt round staunch eject evict expostulate dehort prick counsel exhort remonstrate drive away checkmate pass over put out deny access to leave out set aside discount send to Coventry not count refuse to admit dismiss sideline drive out miss out refuse admittance get rid of throw out force out disregard disclude put an embargo on bate occlude cut out prevent from entering shut the door on disentitle act like a wet blanket caution against warn off scare off keep a lid on slacken pace bite back lock secure disfellowship throw off persuade not to urge not to expostulate against advise not to chicken out lean on bolt sabotage stand throw a wet blanket on cry out against put a spoke in someone's wheel play for time barricade blockade say no to refuse admission to refuse entrance to give the cold shoulder to latch deadlock fasten fortify stand still come to a standstill not move stand off peter out snib anchor sneck deadbolt padlock close wall make fast wall off

Verb

(of an action or event) To prevent from happening
thwart foil forestall circumvent counter cramp curb derail oppose prevent stymie defeat get out of beat bypass escape evade frustrate prohibit put paid to balk baulk circumnavigate counteract hinder impede inhibit nullify obstruct overturn scotch stand in the way of stave off check crimp defend against deflect disrupt head off hold back interdict interfere with limit repress restrain restrict retard sidestep skirt steer clear of ward off avert avoid bar block crash ditch do for hold off juke keep lid on outwit put the kibosh on put the stopper on ruin scupper shut out spoil stall stonewall stump take down take wind out of trammel unsettle upset wreck baffle hamper dash snooker put a stop to discomfit checkmate smash halt disappoint nip in the bud hold up nobble obviate foul up put the mockers on neutralize fetter bilk preclude cripple arrest crab deter neutralise hang up upset the apple cart fend off put a spoke in someone's wheel quash confuse hamstring root hobble cross annul queer confound parry louse up give the slip intercept screw up put an end to upset one's apple cart mess up put the lid on cramp one's style destroy stifle handicap crush extinguish negate snafu delay traverse shatter cancel puzzle pre-empt repel mystify anticipate interfere dish disconcert scuttle nonplus cook someone's goose play off interrupt preempt rattle flummox spike someone's guns encumber queer someone's pitch debar second-guess conquer give the run around undo get ahead of get in before throw a spanner in the works of throw a monkey wrench in the works of provide against steal a march on bring to an end corner throw monkey wrench in beat someone to the punch beat someone to it beat someone to the draw throw a spanner in the works cut off offset buck finish something finish off devastate countermove rule out demolish sabotage end make an end of bring to a close quell clobber blow throw a curve forefend forfend contravene invalidate elude commandeer suppress squash glance repulse shackle promote dodge duck faze skip shake buffalo bollix kill cease blank counterplot bury be early beat somebody to it be one step ahead of pick off act in advance of prepare for head off at pass shake off shuffle off confront rebound triumph gain vanquish run circles around give the run-around run rings around clog manacle short-circuit hog-tie handcuff embarrass cause setback get the better of put end to beat down take wind out of sails crool banjax halt in its tracks skin overcome lick forbid be the end of dead-end pigeonhole shelve tie up cumber throw a monkey wrench in the works put a brake on upset the applecart dash one's hope put on hold throw a monkey wrench into put on back burner choke off hang fire constrain affect disturb remit suspend tamper influence keep off glance off draw away turn away intermit jam incommode conflict trouble inconvenience discommode render null and void get in the way be a hindrance to get in the way of help preoccupy forecast monopolize project expect foresee envision predict perplex bewilder monopolise throw fox floor obfuscate dumbfound wilder gravel discombobulate maze stick put at a loss bring up short stagger be all Greek to bring someone up short bamboozle be too much for

Verb

To stay at a place briefly during a journey

Verb

To achieve victory over
beat defeat best conquer top trounce better outclass outperform outplay overwhelm surpass transcend break crush dispatch exceed excel get get around lick master outdo overbear overcome overmatch overpower overthrow prevail over subdue surmount triumph over upend vanquish win against do better than get the better of go one better than knock off knock over outshine skunk smash subjugate take unseat wipe the floor with quash worst quell trim suppress do down repress check squelch squash clobber curb stifle kill extinguish put an end to thrash rout stamp out crack down on silence destroy demolish whip cream put down thwart clamp down on hammer drub stuff make mincemeat of slaughter inhibit own shellac snuff out slap down walk all over run rings around paste annihilate halt undo end frustrate take to the cleaners shut down blow out of the water outstrip tank put the kibosh on murder arrest crucify cut off put a stop to put the lid on bring someone to their knees wipe out restrain deaden impede smother reduce trample throw flatten slam knock for a loop nip in the bud put paid to blow out quench control hinder terminate abolish dominate sink hold back overturn marmalize wallop overrun pulverize drop down pound hurdle massacre trash total cane cut short triumph floor whomp zap torpedo outrun sit on pulverise put an stop to skin lambaste be victorious over bear down knock out rise above give someone a drubbing give someone a hiding pip at the post turn inside out constrain hamper scotch restrict dull prevent gag settle tame shush queer bury stem abate humble interfere with quelch bust put out strangle trample on steamroll whack beat down outwit block out deck upset pommel ruin whitewash flog get over slay edge tan subvert bring to an end regulate prevail throttle route shipwreck outhit decimate entrap obliterate swamp outjump outmaneuver outmanoeuvre flax outflank butcher ambush walk over gain a victory over win over get rid of choke off be victorious bring to ruin take to cleaners take it all finish off work over edge out KO mow down nose out win a victory over gain mastery over roll back run roughshod over bring to their knees pwn run rings round plow under pick apart strangle at birth curtail block obstruct scupper nip something in the bud eliminate censure humiliate outsmart dish bridle eclipse cow discontinue make a fool of give a hiding do in beat hollow get one up on gain the advantage over clamp down bring to screeching halt crack down govern hegemonize manage cap limit devastate weather survive smoke contain shock stun render oppress outlive win bottle clamp spike interrupt whup tromp rule direct command overtop trump come out on top grind down render helpless knock socks off come out on top of render incapable render powerless outmatch overshadow outgun whop bomb dust wax whap drive underground gain control over pour cold water on rein in throw cold water on gain control of get a grip on tower over overtake hose outdistance outrival blow away snow under keep inside hold in keep in hold down knock spots off improve on shoot ahead of put in the shade be better than put lid on put kibosh on bring to naught clear put the stopper on bring to a halt do for bring to a stop put a lid on soothe pass cross assuage spank strike allay pocket submerge muffle swallow mollify foil checkmate appease endure resist circumvent ease dumb censor discomfit override overmaster confound mitigate clam mute pass over vault over climb crest leap negotiate palliate wipe off map bring to knees succeed over put in their place trample underfoot moderate make it past make it round be unstoppable by cope with make it over deal with lull slap about garrote choke back garrotte damp down lessen temper subject tranquilize make one's way round make one's way past make one's way over get through alleviate pacify subordinate blunt keep down close up say nothing chasten dampen extirpate dispel banish finish gain ascendancy over tranquillize quieten get the upper hand over gain the upper hand over get the upper hand prostrate whelm bowl over astonish daze stagger dumbfound amaze knock for six astound stupefy stir bring down take aback dazzle shake knock sideways impress topple surprise bewilder affect touch spellbind move come through eradicate withstand put away confuse solve take care of flabbergast ride out awe oust strike dumb outlast demoralize depose startle wreck defeat utterly dethrone demoralise distress resolve fascinate leave speechless bedazzle find a solution to find an answer to live through pull through hypnotize stand overawe stand up to crack sweep someone off their feet knock down shatter disturb sort out do away with baffle get round tyrannize excite render speechless disconcert supplant brave dismay rock hypnotise level waste dumfound razzle-dazzle suffer stick out thunderstrike find the answer to find the solution to break down win out tyrannise paralyse be the victor bear up against win a resounding victory over numb abash shake up blast paralyze bring low take somebody's breath away put to shame carry the day run circles around take the crown knock the stuffing out of succeed dispirit weed out enslave seize sap ride weaken persecute annex traumatize degrade downgrade execute abuse outfox out-think nonplus blind appropriate defenestrate expose maltreat exterminate steamroller unsettle outjockey occupy liquidate puzzle undermine surprize enervate dismantle coerce force outrage cripple enfeeble demote gain raze gain the victory finish first win through flummox lower get to rule over bear wrong abase fell capture traumatise blur outpace bring to heel come out ahead perturb handle take your breath away bemuse muddle petrify shame hit for six make it vaporize scourge be successful remove from power remove from office chagrin annexe bulldoze bring under the yoke hold sway over take down make it through come through unscathed take off vaporise come first take the honours take over give someone a pasting take out last out sit out carry off bear down on cast down take someone's breath away put through tyrannize over shake off fake out shoot ahead prevail against pull down tear down bear the brunt of hit like a ton of bricks rule with an iron hand leap over take possession of rule with a rod of iron pass through take the prize stick it out shoot down persist nullify enchant captivate defeat heavily defeat easily immobilize make emotional immobilise stamp something out weather storm intimidate blow capsize turn over grind dislodge eject glitz balk cut to pieces scrunch squish get control of outrank beat up ice improve upon greatly upset wear down disable unthrone uncrown blow someone's mind outfight overpass suffocate perplex mop up take apart colonize sweep off your feet domineer over unhorse psych smash down gobsmack befog benumb baulk enthrall compel underyoke assassinate befuddle disorder fuddle addle distract mystify dizzy take by surprise force down blot out colonise enthral depress dwarf upstage incapacitate disrate impair mix up hold sway kick around make speechless stop someone in their tracks impoverish remove throw for a loop outwear sweep dispose of keep under thumb reel back in lead displace ail deject trouble dishearten asphyxiate psych out rub out bump off expropriate disestablish dissolve snow outvie tower above cook see through pull out of it tough out make a comeback recover from live out break through take someone's life trip appal discourage sadden devitalize diminish daunt spoil give the coup de grâce administer the coup de grâce drive to the wall move in for the kill horrify tip tumble purge tackle secure usurp gain on leave behind offend revolt disgust bowl down throw down trip up set down throw to the ground rugby-tackle knock to the ground bring to the ground invade cause instability debilitate bother weary sicken nauseate scandalize achieve accomplish perform prosecute perpetrate do fulfill compass fulfil make commit hit fog acquire spring lop jump hop bound saltate scale disquiet jolt agitate ravage demean choke get ahead of go one better draw away from leave standing gain a victory win hands down get last laugh take the cake gain mastery of debase repel desolate bash hijack pirate arrogate commandeer weigh down bum out disgrace get further ahead of be head and shoulders above pull a fast one be one up on blow out of water walk away from score points off be a cut above bring around tolerate brook lather mortify unnerve displease provoke discompose bring about the downfall of put out of action blow your mind sustain wear abide navigate get past traverse bring off pull off carry out overleap wrack gut dynamite crash confiscate jar appall cast a pall over put a damper on belittle submit antagonize anger explode smite nuke break up take control of get to grips with take in hand hold out against dishonor cheapen discredit scandalise antagonise electrify insult follow through with go around preempt raze to the ground blow to bits mutilate ravish spoliate blow sky-high mess up maim blow to pieces blow up maraud bring home the bacon topscore deliver the goods reign overrule put up with deflate be impermeable to die hard against pop one's balloon hold out snub bemean make someone eat humble pie make someone eat crow hang tough dishonour bring down a peg be proof against cause to lose face cut down to size embarrass be impervious to contend with take down a peg stay the course settle someone's hash foul persevere against make one feel small persist with put one away put someone in their place be resistant to smirch take down a peg or two grapple with make eat dirt force to eat humble pie cut to the quick give offence to throw a curve raise someone's eyebrows gross out shake out of your complacency give someone a turn hit like ton of bricks take the wind out of your sails completely surprise give a turn make someone's blood run cold set someone back on their heels be the winner edge the opposition achieve success take first prize beat the opposition pull it off reign supreme ill-treat defeat someone heavily vault over jump over lay claim to fly over jump across cook one's goose fix one's wagon wipe off the mat trick outthink overreach outslick fox imperil endanger exploit gain victory be first upset the opposition overwhelm the opposition achieve first place achieve mastery domineer prove carry treat harshly sink the opposition have hoodwink cheat con outgeneral gyp bamboozle dupe defraud jip hoax finagle juke goose outguess mislead swindle deceive gull make liable put in danger lay open treat encumber overload saddle beset be cruel to aggrieve press harass torture worry tyrranize harry hound strain handicap be brutal to plague annoy despotize torment vex tax gain ascendancy gain mastery prove superior finish in front win the day overcome the opposition make a clean sweep run circles around the opposition come in first defeat the opposition sweep the board toughen make out luck out be usual get there carry all before one go places be happening gain the palm exist generally move out pick on ride roughshod over put upon harden season weigh heavy upon put screws to put the squeeze on go great guns hit pay dirt erode coarsen acclimate make rings round end run put one over on figure out lead astray be cleverer than take in pull a fast one on steal a march on sweep over grow strong become toughened grow hardened

Verb

To discontinue or no longer provide (something previously supplied or offered)
withdraw cancel rescind revoke repeal annul nullify invalidate abolish reverse retract countermand drop quash abrogate void end terminate discontinue disannul remove dissolve null undo cut disallow lift set aside take back strike down roll back render invalid declare null and void call off render null and void phase out take off draw back pull back take away put an end to axe repudiate overturn ax kill eradicate veto overrule eliminate wipe out do away with disclaim negate reject exterminate obliterate get rid of destroy put a stop to nix renounce throw out stamp out squash scrap recall ditch vitiate vacate avoid extinguish banish dump expunge erase annihilate snuff out disestablish prohibit put down forbid block refuse blot out liquidate defeat override give something the chop knock something on the head reevaluate give the thumbs down to reform disaffirm suppress backtrack on squelch ban delete dismiss chop abate scrub subvert deracinate break off recant supersede extirpate efface torpedo abjure trash junk bar embargo proscribe blackball knock out finish off do in put out outlaw dispense with root out sweep away rub out turn down zap rule against preclude pass on put the kibosh on quell crush relax discharge retreat raise back-pedal on dismantle go against suspend vote down do a U-turn on renege on obviate rid strip clear go back on call back waive renege total knock on the head wash out sink cut out smash off neutralize expel get shot of cast out neutralise drive out negative interdict clear away unload rule out down boycott pass by deny pass give thumbs down thumbs down dissent not go for place an embargo on give the red light to decline shoot down disapprove discountenance censure throw away burn refuse permission to debar disown rebuff disavow throw say no to exclude taboo keep back zing shut out censor disacknowledge shed discard overthrow jettison excise clean up black out inhibit finish close down put kibosh on bring to an end forswear make void abort abandon backpedal back out of unsay abnegate offset cry off X-out cancel out declare invalid cast aside withcall weasel out blue pencil make null and void back out take out upset alter call counterorder outvote make ineffective countercheck redress ignore renig disqualify foreswear counteract nig counterbalance back down welsh back off eat one's words forget it go back on one's word discount declare backwater forget disregard disobey dishonour watergate weaken undermine purge omit dishonor wangle out dominate flout prevail defy predominate KO blow edit black bottle up cork up shut down hush up countervail rebut get off the hook refuse to fulfil relinquish apostatize forsake pull the plug crawl out of trample underfoot ride roughshod over elide dele put the lid on put damper on unfit impair circumduct blow sky-high render meaningless scratch confine restrict compensate limit dial back backtrack contradict worm out of worm out opt out stand down throw over trample upon call in remit bring to naught call all bets off cross out strike out X out break ink out blank out block out x out blue-pencil stroke out put a line through edit out white out retire refute redline change overset prostrate counterpoise turf belay contravene oppose frustrate ding belie disprove impugn traverse stonewall cross bleep apologise reel in have change of heart retrograde change one's tune fall back take in eat your words change one's mind recede apologize retrocede row back on do an about-turn on knock down bring down break with render inert wipe slate clean turn thumbs down fly in the face of

Verb

To stay or rent accommodation at a place
lodge stay board house dwell accommodate reside quarter room shelter bunk live inhabit abide harbor domicile settle roof sojourn harbour camp billet nest squat encamp chamber bestow park crash bivouac occupy station canton hostel rent put up hang out dwell in live in lodge in be domiciled in be quartered take up residence be domiciled take in stay in stay over bide in hole up have rooms be settled in sojourn in take a room have lodgings be a resident of take lodgings be a lodger have digs tarry rest remain bide linger roost wait be housed perch stick around hang around hang on hang round stay put stay behind wait around holiday visit vacation vacay stop over pause be billeted loiter be settled hang hover be accommodated delay keep on hang about hold the fort be left sit tight establish oneself hold on nestle spend some time stop off stall break one's journey hang back tenant exist tent locate stand stick await dally keep house have your home pitch tent make one's home halt endure lag continue outstay remain behind sweat it out put down roots establish yourself stay out cling make camp hold over stay on lie inhere be present subsist be reside in have one's residence have your home in have one's home be established in take up residence in indwell populate repose sit possess people be inherent establish be contained in be found in be expressed by hang one's hat have as your home have its being be ensconced in set up home in be established be an inhabitant of settle in abide in make your home in have one's home in bunk out bedwell hang out in hang one's hat in have taken up residence in have established oneself in put down roots in set up home emigrate to hang up one's hat go to live in make one's home in become domiciled in go to live set up housekeeping in move to take root set up house have its existence be contained have as its main feature be defined by be based on consist depend on stay with come to stay stay at own be attributable to be ascribable to be intrinsic to hold maintain ensconce be in residence make your home pervade be the tenant of permeate ensconce oneself in establish oneself in ensconce yourself in be in command move into use keep establish yourself in be in residence in be found be located be set situate put place be situated be positioned be sited fix seat set site position be perched found base build install post dig in instal dispose

Verb

Put your head down
put your feet up catch a few 'z' s catch forty winks chill out lie down lounge around nap put your head down relax rest take a breather take five take it easy lounge loll loaf kick back repose laze idle unwind chill veg out unbend slack off de-stress flop do nothing slump be at leisure sit back luxuriate take your ease take a break hang loose bask loosen up sleep take time out take time off recline play laze around wind down enjoy oneself mellow out cool off amuse oneself slumber be calm put one's feet up entertain oneself settle back ease off ease up stretch out drowse let it all hang out stay loose slow down couch rest upon lay down settle settle down lie lie upon stretch goof off hang about chillax dawdle footle lazy bum dillydally hang out drone hack around hang around dally kick around doze compose oneself feel at home take one's time decompress let yourself go knock off let oneself go make oneself at home take ten have a break sit around take one's leisure breathe easy make yourself at home unlax let up simmer down stop work let your hair down collect oneself make less tense lollop lighten up snooze slacken get some kip take a siesta slack be comfortable lie still have a snooze take a nap let down have a nap take life easy get some shut-eye catch some Zs nod off stand down refresh yourself have a siesta go to bed recharge one's batteries outspan have a rest refresh oneself zizz put feet up pause lie by be at ease have a kip have a spell take a rest snatch forty winks have forty winks kip sit down catnap let one's hair down take one's ease unbutton

Verb

To cause disarray or disorganization in the order of
disrupt disorder confuse disarrange disorganize disturb jumble discompose upset muddle disarray dishevel derange muss rumple shuffle tousle dislocate scramble disjoint hash unsettle tumble agitate rummage spoil rattle throw convulse shake discombobulate bollix mix up mess up throw into disorder throw into confusion turn upside-down throw into disarray interfere with psych out break up put off make a mess of cause confusion in cause turmoil in play havoc with cut short intrude on muck up screw up muddy the waters rattle one's cage upset the apple cart throw a spanner in the works of throw a monkey wrench in the works of ruffle clutter confound foul up wreck mix ruin louse up undo scatter muss up make untidy perturb jumble up mess tangle mar destroy frustrate crush dash quell quash shatter devastate scotch sabotage demolish blight nix queer scupper banjax stymie muddle up dish complicate do in perplex cruel euchre displace derail change entangle turn topsy-turvy put paid to unbalance make a hash of blow a hole in put the lid on put the kibosh on snarl get into a tangle make a shambles of destabilize end untidy intermix misplace mistake prevent fluster rearrange bother bewilder shift distract embroil discreate muddy muck snafu crool interfere riffle toss bungle botch get out of order snarl up bring to an end distemper put an end to put a stop to ravel discommode throw into chaos bring into disorder reorder turn destabilise bring to naught put out of order put out of place throw off change the order break the deck randomize recombine blow addle befuddle dizzy puzzle throw out make disorderly wrinkle crumple randomise overturn strew bring into disarray make hay of tamper distort meddle replace throw into a state of disorganization misarrange put in disarray muff foul fumble blunder reorganize mislay demobilize disband litter disperse turn upside down tilt slosh reverse slop subvert mingle demobilise stir up turn inside-out break down scar knock off balance annihilate nullify disfigure stain reorganise transpose decay injure afflict impair taint damage trash disappoint shift about glitch up put a damper on delay slow retard hold up obstruct hamper impede alarm slow down dismay discomfit trouble faze disquiet nonplus unnerve disconcert daunt concern hagride alarum frazzle make anxious worry make uneasy unhinge discomfort distress ail exercise flurry fuss jolt sicken down dement spook fuddle needle take aback shake up throw off balance weird out freak out get to pull the rug from under pull the rug out from under put someone off their stroke throw into uproar dirty discountenance embarrass make a mess bestrew abash bug be strewn about demoralize be scattered about demoralise make waves misalign dealign rifle gum up vex disalign run one's fingers through make dirty pother make fretful shower besmirch annoy gnaw at pester irritate make a scene spread clutter up encumber cover fill baffle drop litter be disarranged disorient surprise startle cause mess catch off balance flummox mortify hinder gravel balk take by surprise put someone off baulk put out of countenance cause to be at a stand make someone scratch their head set someone back on their heels stop someone in their tracks upset apple cart put someone off their stride dishearten discourage dispirit unman deject depress undermine weaken sap enfeeble complex sophisticate complexify devitalize chill subdue cow enervate involve make difficult cast down disempower knock the stuffing out of send up deflate blow out damp disparage blow up unzip knock for six bring low dampen unglue take apart debilitate knock sideways take steam out cripple clog interrelate fold convolute interweave make intricate obfuscate open can of worms add fuel to fire make difficulties obscure make complicated multiply thwart mire elaborate intricate set hurdles make more difficult combine handicap make complex bedevil twist interfuse infold render unintelligible snag

Verb

To try to prevent by action or argument
resist oppose defy hinder impede obstruct block challenge check combat confront contest counter dispute fight frustrate halt inhibit prevent protest restrain stem thwart battle curb reluct counteract countervail refuse stonewall fight against object to baulk at go against be hostile to contend with dissent with be anti kick against rebel against take on be in opposition to refuse to accept stand up to strive against be in defiance of lock horns with struggle against take a stand against take issue with face down take up arms against put up a fight against speak out against set one's face against dig in one's heels eliminate withstand end tackle oppugn war resolve repel buck battle against make a stand against cope with bring to an end to put an end to fly in the face of contradict controvert attack deny negate cross gainsay face contravene contend rebut disagree with argue with duel argue impugn counterattack be against beat assail assault ward off argue against quarrel with disaffirm fend off disapprove of negative speak against debate disagree rival refute question set your face against call in question stand up and be counted against take a stand disprove traverse dissent from hold out against take up arms balk unseat meet head-on baulk campaign against tangle with oppose action compete against compete with repulse rebuff spare no effort put up an argument stave off wrestle fight off meet repudiate hold at bay match denounce struggle with hold off disclaim disown explode debunk disallow reject disconfirm discredit disavow demur against take exception to call into question demur about enquire come to blows with address be a dissenter from test query face off feud with impeach call out inquire litigate rally against protest against remonstrate throw down accost investigate undermine interrogate fight back hold one's ground against remain firm keep at bay turn down stand firm stand one's ground against face up to put up a fight declare untrue confute try to put out try to extinguish naysay shoot down in flames shoot down shoot full of holes brush aside bar dislike take gainstay dissent expose neutralize disapprove reverse neutralise bombard withstay encounter taunt frown at not countenance search out take issue turn the tables run counter to

Verb

To close, terminate, or end
shut down cease activity cease operating cease production crash become insolvent cease trading close collapse fail fold abandon be closed be liquidated be shut cease close down flatline flop go bankrupt go bump go bust go on strike go under liquidate shut be closed down be shut down be wound up close up come to a halt go broke go into liquidation go into receivership wind up go belly up go to the wall shut up shop go out of business fold up come to a stop stop dead come to rest stop in your tracks founder be ruined cave in come a cropper terminate bankrupt bust drop the curtain stop trading come to a standstill go into Chapter 11 close out shut up call it a day pack it in put the lid on peter out end fizzle decline default finish miscarry retire drop run down plummet bomb go topple languish slump buckle bring to an end crumple perish tumble fall through fall down not succeed lose one's shirt be cleaned out drop a bundle be unsuccessful be in the hands of the receivers grind to a halt belly up close one's doors give up be in arrears go into chapter 11 go wrong go belly-up shrivel up lose big be taken to the cleaners dissolve disband put into liquidation annul break up sell out tank flunk crater miss flame out strike out wash out pack in turn in yield give break pauper impoverish pauperize misfire backfire fall flat bellyflop lose money do badly not work flummox be a disappointment nose-dive be a disaster run aground miss the mark meet with disaster come to grief come unstuck bite the dust come apart fall short come to nothing go down like a lead balloon

Verb

To be a portent of a particular outcome
bode augur forebode foreshadow betoken portend predict presage promise signify threaten prophesy forbode foretell herald indicate purport adumbrate divine forecast foreshow foretoken mean message offer omen prefigure spell bid fair point to warn of to foreshadow be an omen be an omen of be a sign of harbinger prognosticate signal vaticinate announce forewarn denote be a warning of be a harbinger of bespeak be an indication of call suggest read foresee forerun soothsay auspicate add up to be evidence of imply hint spae anticipate amount to give a warning of have a hunch figure out crystal-ball manifest warn previse mark premonish declare hint at reveal telegraph call it proclaim see envision envisage psych out tell of be a presage of forespell see coming foreknow figure apprehend dope out sense feel shadow intuit sanction preindicate be the harbinger of be in the cards outline obfuscate intimate cloud darken obscure mist sketch have a feeling evidence be in the wind represent forewarn of designate typify show identify demonstrate flag croak look symbolize assert symbolise betide express note import witness divulge disclose tell psych dope call the shots be symptomatic of be a symptom of make book insinuate call the shot see something coming crystal ball it seem likely lead you to expect look like conjecture guess speculate project say gage estimate calculate predetermine picture imagine determine hold probability lead to expect hold out hope give hope give hope of show signs of hold a probability of presume tip suppose infer reason hazard a guess plan for judge gauge conclude see handwriting on wall size up expect crystal-ball divine tell in advance gather surmise reckon forespeak halsen give every indication of show all the signs bring hope lead one to expect give an indication of give good grounds for expecting hold out hopes of deduce visualize visualise think believe suspect fancy consider postulate understand conceive perceive contemplate work out assume hypothesize theorize evaluate presuppose theorise hypothesise think likely appraise call the turn guesstimate deem posit count extrapolate take for granted discern vision prevision assess plan forefeel derive regard decide ascertain premise venture approximate see it coming compute count on look upon see in the cards