Meaning of CEASE in English

CEASE

n. Function: verb

Synonyms: STOP 3, desist, ||deval, discontinue, give over, halt, knock off, leave off, quit, surcease

Related Words: close, conclude, end, finish, terminate; intermit

Contrasted Words: continue, persist; extend, prolong, protract; arise, originate, rise, spring

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.