"discontinue" Definition

  1. v. t. To interrupt the continuance of; to intermit, as a practice or habit; to put an end to; to cause to cease; to cease using, to stop; to leave off.
  2. v. i. To lose continuity or cohesion of parts; to be disrupted or broken off.
  3. v. i. To be separated or severed; to part.

More About discontinue

Position in dictionary: 28129 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. t., v. i., v. i.,
Words that start with "discontinue": 4
Words that end with "discontinue": 1
Words that contain "discontinue": 4
Next words in dictionary: discontinued, discontinuee, discontinuer, discontinuing, discontinuity, discontinuor, discontinuous, disconvenience, disconvenient, discophora
Previous words in dictionary: discontinuation, discontinuance, discontinuable, discontentment, discontentive, discontenting, discontentful, discontented, discontentation, discontent

English Dictionary Definition of discontinue

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