Definition: 'Stop'

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  • Length: 4 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: stop

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • Term used in linguistics
  • Term used in dentistry
  • Term used in ice hockey
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc

Related Glossary Definitions:

Stoppage time;  Stoppages;  Stopper;  Unstoppable

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Similar Words (using 'stop' as word stem):

Prefix + 'stop'

backstop, doorstop, estop, helistop, misstop, nonstop, ripstop, shortstop, tabstop, unstop,

'stop' + Suffix

stopbank, stopcock, stopcocks, stope, stoped, stoper, stopers, stopes, stopgap, stopgaps, stoping, stoplight, stoplights, stopover, stopovers, stoppable, stoppage, stoppages, stopped, stopper, stoppered, stoppering, stoppers, stopping, stopple, stoppled, stopples, stoppling, stops, stopt, stopwatch, stopwatches,