"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"
"we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"
"the third baseman made some remarkable stops"
"his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood"
She should receive her income regularly and without stoppages.
出自： Ld Macaulay