Hindi translation of halt
haltPowered by COBUILD /hɔːlt हॉल्ट्/
Word forms: halts, halting, halted
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive or intransitive verb, phrase
When a vehicle or person halts or when something halts them, they stop moving along and stand still. You can also say that they come to a halt.
⇒ She held her hand out flat, to halt him. ⇒ The lift came to a halt.
2. transitive or intransitive verb, phrase
When something such as development or activity halts, or when you halt it, it stops completely. You can also say that these things come to a halt.
⇒ The government is trying to halt nearly two years of violence.
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Example Sentences Including 'halt'
Sonia moved among us, making criticisms and suggestions, then she called a halt.READY? (2001)
He shuddered to a halt , his back quivering with the lost rhythm.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
By noon the vast body of water in motion would grind to a halt then slowly turn back on itself.AMAGANSETT (2004)
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'halt' in Other Languages
- Arabic: وُقوف
- Brazilian Portuguese: parada
- Chinese: 停止
- Croatian: stanka
- Czech: zastavení
- Danish: stop
- Dutch: stilstand
- European Spanish: detención
- Finnish: pysähdys
- French: halte
- German: Pause
- Greek: στάση σταμάτημα
- Italian: fermata
- Japanese: 停止
- Korean: 정지하다
- Norwegian: stans
- Polish: postój
- Portuguese: paragem
- Romanian: întrerupere întreruperi
- Russian: остановка
- Spanish: detención
- Swedish: rast
- Thai: การหยุด
- Turkish: duraksama
- Ukrainian: зупинка
- Vietnamese: sự dừng lại
Translation of halt from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary