Synonyms of stoppage
1 stoppingDictionary • a seven-hour stoppage by air-traffic controllers
halt • Air traffic has been brought to a halt.
arrest • a cardiac arrest
2 strikeDictionary • Mineworkers have voted for a one-day stoppage next month.
strike • a call for a strike
walkout • Moderate unions have refused to join the walkout.
closure • the closure of the Ravenscraig steelworks
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• a cardiac arrest
blockageA blockage in a pipe, tube, or tunnel is an object which blocks it, or the state of being blocked.
• The logical treatment is to remove the blockage.
closureThe closure of a place such as a business or factory is the permanent ending of the work or activity there.
• the closure of the Ravenscraig steelworks
Thesaurus for stoppage from the Collins English Thesaurus