cease moving; break off
fill or close sth by plugging or obstructing; block sth
prevent sb from doing sth or sth from happening
stay; stop one's journey
act of stopping or state of being stopped
place where a bus, train, etc. stops regularly
punctuation, especially a full stop
"it came to a stop at the bottom of the hill"
"the third baseman made some remarkable stops"
"his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood"
"they made a stopover to visit their friends"
"the negotiations were in arrest"
"held them in check"
"during the halt he got some lunch"
"the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow"
"he spent the entire stop in his seat"
"his next stop is Atlanta"
"his stop consonants are too aspirated"
"in England they call a period a stop"
"the organist pulled out all the stops"
"the new cameras adjust the diaphragm automatically"
"he used a book as a stop to hold the door open"
"we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"
"the car stopped"
"She stopped in front of a store window"
"Quit teasing your little brother"
"Block his election"
"Halt the process"
"we stopped at Aunt Mary's house"
"they stopped for three days in Florence"
"stop a car"
"stop the thief"
"stop the project"
"break off the negotiations"
"Arrest the downward trend"
"Check the growth of communism in South East Asia"
"Contain the rebel movement"
"Turn back the tide of communism"
"The fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country's airspace"
"the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"
"Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other"
"My property ends by the bushes"
"The symphony ends in a pianissimo"
"block the way"
"barricade the streets"
"stop the busy road"
"Hold on a moment!"
If people only made prudent marriages, what a stop to population there would be!
The..carriage stopping the way.
I stopped at the first word I didn't recognize.
碰见第一个不认得的单词,我就停下来了。 stop at sth
The long gown stopped at his ankles.
长袍拖到他脚踝。 stop at sth
Which hotel are you stopping at?
I stopped for a week at my friend's house.
我在朋友家里吃住了一星期。 stop at sth
He's stopping at Tom's in town.
他正在城里汤姆家作客。 stop at sth
Don't stop at the face value of the word.
It didn't stop at the top of the news but illuminated the dark underside of the news.
它不只是浮光掠影地报道新闻,而是揭开了这条新闻的不为人知的内幕。 stop at nothing
The greedy boss stopped at nothing to gain profit.
They stopped at nothing to undermine the national liberation movement.
They will stop at nothing to achieve their aims.
He would stop at nothing when he wanted something very badly.
He stopped away from the lecture when he found out it wasn't interesting.
Many of his former supporters disapproved of his latest opinions, and stopped away from the meeting when he came to give a speech.
If you stop behind after class,I will repeat the instructions.
I was in the neighborhood and so I thought I might as well stop by.
Can you stop by for a moment on your way home?We could have a cup of tea.
Are you feeling better now, or shall I ask the doctor to stop by on her way home?
Don't forget to stop by at the gas station.
Please stop by the cleaner's on your way home and collect my coat.
太阳出来了,你得把光圈收小一点。 stop sth ⇔ down
Shall we stop down the lens?
We had to find somewhere to stop for lunch.
She invited me to stop for supper but I declined.
Why don't you stop for the night at my house?
你为什么不留在我家过夜? stop for sb/sth
We stopped for the post, that is why we are late.
I'll stop for you at the crossroads.
I hope I'd stop him from bragging.
Parents should stop their children from telling lies.
The women tried to stop their husbands from eating too much.
The heavy rain stopped him from leaving the bookstore.
Nothing could stop me from going.
She could scarcely stop herself from crying aloud.
She had a plan to stop those birds from eating her corn.
Sadie had her hand over her mouth as if to stop herself from crying out.
Eyebrows stop sweat from coming down into the eyes.
The Great Green Wall will stop the wind from blowing the earth away.
I've such a lot of work to do—I'll have to stop in tonight.
She used to stop in at her mother's on her way home after work in the afternoon.
I'll stop in and look after the kids.
I promised Cage that I would stop in to see her today.
我们都中途下车到一家酒吧去。 stop off for sth
Let's stop off for a drink.
I'd like to stop off for a few days while I'm in the North to see something of the country.
我想中途在北方停留几天,看看北国风光。 stop off to-v
On his way home, he stopped off in Paris to visit his friends.
On the way home I stopped off in London to attend a conference.
He decided to stop on for an extra month in the university to make up for the time he spent while his family stayed with him.
The cost will be stopped out of your salary.
Truck convoys often stop over for lunch here.
Are we allowed to stop over without additional cost?
We stopped over in Rome before continuing to Athens.
Is it possible to stop over in Chicago on my way to San Francisco?
He will stop over at Shanghai for a brief visit on his way home.
On the first night we stopped over in a small settlement.
Many motorists were forced to stop over in that town because of flood.
Last night we all stopped up late for listening to the important news.
昨晚我们全都熬夜听重要新闻。 stop sth ⇔ up
A cork should stop it up all right.
You'll have to stop up those holes before you start painting.
You'd better stop up the small hole at the bottom of your wash-basin.
Some tried to stop up the leaks while others tried to steady the rudder.
They stopped up 120 leaks with 4000 gunny sacks.
She stopped up her ears to keep the noise out.
The drain was stopped up with fallen leaves .
The hole has been stopped up with putty.
His ears were stopped up with wax.
My nose is stopped up with the cold.
I want to go and stop with my brother for a couple of days.
The train was brought to a sudden stop.
Traffic was brought to a complete stop.
误 He is stopping the car.
正 He has stopped the car.
正 He stopped the car.
误 My watch has stopped for three days.
正 My watch stopped three days ago.
误 I stopped him to do that.
正 I stopped him doing that.
误 Nothing will stop us to go there.
正 Nothing will stop us from going there.
析 stop不可接含动词不定式的复合宾语; stop sb from doing意为“阻止某人做某事”,是固定用法,有时from可以省略。
误 Last night the electricity was suddenly stopped and we were left in dark for several hours.
正 Last night the electricity was suddenly cut off and we were left in the dark for several hours.
析 汉语中所谓“停电”,实际上是电流被切断了,英语用cut off,不用 stop。
误 We must put stop to their fighting.
正 We must put a stop to their fighting.
析 put a stop to sth/ v -ing 表示“制止”或“使停止”,是习惯用法, stop 前的不定冠词 a不能省略。
误 The car came to stop in the middle of the street.
正 The car came to a stop in the middle of the street.
析 come to a stop表示“停住”“突然停下”, stop 为名词,习惯用 a 修饰。