Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If you cease something, you stop doing it.

Examples: (verb) When the war began, many companies ceased operations. (verb) I believe parents should instruct their children to cease watching TV after a certain time.

Synonyms: verbs: stop, halt, end.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 9 A