cessation
[sɛˈseɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
cessations (plural noun)
  1. the fact or process of ending or being brought to an end.
    "the cessation of hostilities" ·
    "a cessation of animal testing of cosmetics"
    synonyms:
    end · ending · termination · stopping · halting · ceasing · finish · finishing · stoppage · closing · closure · close · conclusion · winding up · discontinuation ·
    discontinuance · breaking off · abandonment · interruption · suspension · cutting short · pause · break · respite · let-up
    antonyms:
ORIGIN
late Middle English: from Latin cessatio(n-), from cessare ‘cease’.
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How to use cessation in a sentence?
he called for an immediate cessation of hostilities.
a cessation of animal testing of cosmetics.
the cessation of hostilities.
How to say cessation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)beëindiging
Arabic (NOUN)وقف, الوقف, الكف, وقفها, التوقف, الكف عن
Bangla বিরতির
Bosnian (Latin) prestanak
Bulgarian (NOUN)прекратяване, преустановяване, отказване, спиране
Cantonese (Traditional) 停止
Catalan (NOUN)cessament, interrupció
Chinese Simplified 停止
Chinese Traditional 停止
Croatian (NOUN)prestanak
Czech (NOUN)zastavení, ukončení, zániku
Danish (NOUN)ophør, standsning
Dutch (NOUN)stillegging, stopzetting, beëindiging, staking, staken, stopgezet
Estonian (NOUN)lõpetamise
Fijian ikoyakoya tikoga
Filipino pagtigil
Finnish (NOUN)lopettaminen, lakkaaminen
French (NOUN)renoncement, sevrage
German (NOUN)Beendigung, Einstellung, aufhören, Stillstand, Abtretung
Greek (NOUN)παύση, κατάπαυση, διακοπή, παύσεως
Haitian Creole sispansyon aprè
Hebrew (NOUN)הפסקת
Hindi (NOUN)समाप्ति
Hmong Daw tas
Hungarian (NOUN)abbahagyását, leszoktató, beszüntetése, megszüntetését
Icelandic meðferð lýkur
Indonesian (NOUN)penghentian, berhentinya
Italian (NOUN)cessazione, astinenza
Japanese (NOUN)停止
Kiswahili kukoma
Korean (NOUN)정지, 휴전
Latvian (NOUN)pārtraukšanas, izbeigšanu, atteikšanos
Lithuanian (NOUN)nutraukimas
Malagasy fitsaharana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)pemberhentian
Maltese (NOUN)waqfien
Norwegian Bokmål røykeslutt
Persian (NOUN)توقف
Polish (NOUN)zaprzestanie, ustania, przerwanie, wstrzymanie
Portuguese (NOUN)cessação, interrupção, cesse
Querétaro Otomi dejar ar fumar
Romanian (NOUN)încetarea, renunţare
Russian (NOUN)прекращение
Samoan fasino
Serbian (Cyrillic) Престанак
Serbian (Latin) Prestanak
Slovak (NOUN)zastavenie, ukončenie, prerušenie, zániku
Slovenian (NOUN)prenehanje, ustavitev, ukinitev
Spanish (NOUN)cesación, cese, deshabituación, paralización
Swedish (NOUN)upphörande, andningsstopp, betalningsinställelse, avbrytande
Tahitian faaearaa
Tamil பழக்கத்தை
Telugu ఆగిపోయిన
Thai หยุดชะงัก
Tongan ta'au
Turkish (NOUN)bırakma, durdurulması, durması
Ukrainian (NOUN)припинення
Urdu موقوفی
Vietnamese (NOUN)chấm dứt
Welsh (NOUN)darfod, diwedd
Yucatec Maya Cha' ts'u'uts' chamal
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