What does stopping mean?

Definitions for stopping
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word stopping.

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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say stopping in sign language?

  1. stopping

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. Trooper Mark Francis:

    All right, you're stopping here!

  2. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    This is not stopping any time soon.

  3. Edward Cruz:

    They were not stopping, i had to step in.

  4. Antonio Vidal-Puig:

    We are stopping the brakes within the fat cells.

  5. Tony Fernandes:

    This is my worst nightmare, but there's no stopping.

Images & Illustrations of stopping

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