Definitions for stopped
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stopped, stopped-up(a), stopped up(p)adjective
(of a nose) blocked
"a stopped (or stopped-up) nose"
Not moving, but not properly parked or berthed;
In the state resulting from having stopped.
A stopped clock is right twice a day.
Having a stop; being closed at one end.
In a well-pruned state.
Etymology: From. In some senses, the adjective follows from the verb; in others, it may derive directly from the noun stop.
Stopped can refer to the act of ceasing or discontinuing an action, movement, or activity. It implies that there has been a pause or halt in progress, bringing something to a standstill. It can also denote the state of being no longer in motion or action.
made by complete closure of the mouth organs; shut; -- said of certain consonants (p, b, t, d, etc.)
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Rank popularity for the word 'stopped' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1085
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Rank popularity for the word 'stopped' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1057
The numerical value of stopped in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of stopped in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of one's time defending scoundrels. For it is against scoundrels that oppressive laws are first aimed, and oppression must be stopped at the beginning if it is to be stopped at all.
It makes good headlines to say this is occurring, but I don’t think you can validate it until you look into the circumstances they were stopped in, now if you want to get into the essence of why certain groups are stopped more than others, then you only need to go to the crime reports and see which ethnic groups are listed more as suspects. That’s the crime data the officers are living with.
Stopped the car, hopped out, stopped traffic and became the doctor. Got the baby out. Called the ambulance and here we are.
I did what any father would do, stopped the car, hopped out, stopped traffic and became the doctor. Got the baby out. Called the ambulance and here we are.
Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children.
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