discontinue, stop, cease, give up, quit, lay off(verb)
put an end to a state or an activity
"Quit teasing your little brother"
come to or be at an end
"the support from our sponsoring agency will discontinue after March 31"
break, break off, discontinue, stop(verb)
"stop the project"; "break off the negotiations"
To stop a process; especially as regards commercial productions; to stop producing, making, or supplying something.
They plan to discontinue that design.
to interrupt the continuance of; to intermit, as a practice or habit; to put an end to; to cause to cease; to cease using, to stop; to leave off
to lose continuity or cohesion of parts; to be disrupted or broken off
to be separated or severed; to part
Origin: [Cf. F. discontinuer.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
dis-kon-tin′ū, v.t. to cease to continue: to put an end to: to leave off: to stop.—v.i. to cease: to be separated from.—ns. Discontin′uance, Discontinuā′tion, a breaking off or ceasing; Discontinū′ity.—adj. Discontin′uous, not continuous: broken off: separated: interrupted by intervening spaces.—adv. Discontin′uously. [O. Fr. discontinuer—L. dis, neg., and continuāre, to continue.]
The numerical value of Discontinue in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Discontinue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7