23 Definitions of Stops

The definition of stops, the meaning of the word Stops:

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  • n. - A gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
  • n. - The event of something ending
  • n. - The act of stopping something
  • n. - A brief stay in the course of a journey
  • n. - The state of inactivity following an interruption
  • n. - A spot where something halts or pauses
  • n. - A consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
  • n. - A punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations
  • n. - (music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes
  • n. - A mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens
  • n. - A restraint that checks the motion of something
  • n. - An obstruction in a pipe or tube
  • v. - Come to a halt, stop moving
  • v. - Put an end to a state or an activity
  • v. - Stop from happening or developing
  • v. - Interrupt a trip
  • v. - Cause to stop
  • v. - Prevent completion
  • v. - Hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
  • v. - Seize on its way
  • v. - Have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
  • v. - Render unsuitable for passage
  • v. - Stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments

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Stops is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

There are 5 letters in stops: O P S S T

2 Anagrams of Stops

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24 words found using the letters in "Stops"

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