What does stopping mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fillet, stopping(noun)

    fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members

  2. stopping(noun)

    the kind of playing that involves pressing the fingers on the strings of a stringed instrument to control the pitch

    "the violinist's stopping was excellent"

Wiktionary

  1. stopping(Noun)

    Material for filling a cavity.

  2. stopping(Noun)

    A partition or door to direct or prevent a current of air.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stopping

    of Stop

  2. Stopping(noun)

    material for filling a cavity

  3. Stopping(noun)

    a partition or door to direct or prevent a current of air

  4. Stopping(noun)

    a pad or poultice of dung or other material applied to a horse's hoof to keep it moist

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stopping' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2631

How to pronounce stopping?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stopping in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stopping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of stopping in a Sentence

  1. Kristen Clarke:

    Advocates called for more resources from law enforcement agencies, more coordination between tech companies and transparency about their methods for stopping hategroups and better enforcement of Big Techs existing policies against extremism. During the hearing, the comments became so hateful on the YouTube livestreamthat the company disabled them. The companies that create and profit from online platforms where white supremacy is prevalent, also have a responsibility to address this crisis. We call on all online platforms to fully and fairly enforce their terms of service, and terminate purveyors of hate who violate those terms by promoting and inciting violence, we urge greater transparency by the tech sector regarding the prevalence of hateful activities on their platforms.

  2. Rory Cooper:

    Whether you support Ted Cruz or John Kasich, a second ballot at the Convention is imperative to stopping Donald Trump. We're happy to see the Kasich and Cruz campaigns strategically using their resources to deny Donald Trump delegates where they are in the strongest position to do so.

  3. Defence Minister Jason Kenney:

    Our government believes that Canada has a role in fighting the so-called Islamic State terrorists, stopping their campaign of genocide, and we are inclined to continue with that fight.

  4. Aaron Copland:

    To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself, incredible and inconceivable.

  5. Thomas Yoxall:

    Getting involved isn't a bad thing, even if it's just stopping to call 911.

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