Halt Crossword Clue

While searching our database we found 1 possible solution for the: Halt crossword clue. This crossword clue was last seen on May 30 2024 Eugene Sheffer Crossword puzzle. The solution we have for Halt has a total of 4 letters.

Verified Answer
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Definition

To close, as an aperture, by filling or by obstructing; as, to stop the ears; hence, to stanch, as a wound.
To obstruct; to render impassable; as, to stop a way, road, or passage.
To arrest the progress of; to hinder; to impede; to shut in; as, to stop a traveler; to stop the course of a stream, or a flow of blood.
To hinder from acting or moving; to prevent the effect or efficiency of; to cause to cease; to repress; to restrain; to suppress; to interrupt; to suspend; as, to stop the execution of a decree, the progress of vice, the approaches of old age or infirmity.
To regulate the sounds of, as musical strings, by pressing them against the finger board with the finger, or by shortening in any way the vibrating part.
To point, as a composition; to punctuate.
To make fast; to stopper.
To cease to go on; to halt, or stand still; to come to a stop.
To cease from any motion, or course of action.
To spend a short time; to reside temporarily; to stay; to tarry; as, to stop with a friend.
The act of stopping, or the state of being stopped; hindrance of progress or of action; cessation; repression; interruption; check; obstruction.
That which stops, impedes, or obstructs; as obstacle; an impediment; an obstruction.
A device, or piece, as a pin, block, pawl, etc., for arresting or limiting motion, or for determining the position to which another part shall be brought.
The closing of an aperture in the air passage, or pressure of the finger upon the string, of an instrument of music, so as to modify the tone; hence, any contrivance by which the sounds of a musical instrument are regulated.
In the organ, one of the knobs or handles at each side of the organist, by which he can draw on or shut off any register or row of pipes; the register itself; as, the vox humana stop.
A member, plain or molded, formed of a separate piece and fixed to a jamb, against which a door or window shuts. This takes the place, or answers the purpose, of a rebate. Also, a pin or block to prevent a drawer from sliding too far.
A point or mark in writing or printing intended to distinguish the sentences, parts of a sentence, or clauses; a mark of punctuation. See Punctuation.
The diaphragm used in optical instruments to cut off the marginal portions of a beam of light passing through lenses.
The depression in the face of a dog between the skull and the nasal bones. It is conspicuous in the bulldog, pug, and some other breeds.
Some part of the articulating organs, as the lips, or the tongue and palate, closed (a) so as to cut off the passage of breath or voice through the mouth and the nose (distinguished as a lip-stop, or a front-stop, etc., as in p, t, d, etc.), or (b) so as to obstruct, but not entirely cut off, the passage, as in l, n, etc.; also, any of the consonants so formed.

Check the table below for more likely or similar clues and answers related to Halt crossword clue.

Rank Answer Clue Publisher
99% STOP Halt Eugene Sheffer
20% STOP Bring to a halt Eugene Sheffer
20% AVAST "Halt!" at sea Eugene Sheffer
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20% AVAST Sailor's "Halt!" Eugene Sheffer
20% STAMMER Speak haltingly Eugene Sheffer


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The answer to Halt crossword clue is STOP

There are a total of 4 letters in Halt crossword clue

The Halt crossword clue was last seen on May 30 2024 Eugene Sheffer Crossword puzzle


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