Synonyms of halt in English:

halt


See definition of halt

verb

1‘Len halted and turned round’

SYNONYMS
stop, come to a halt, come to a stop, come to a standstill, come to rest, pull up, draw up, stand still, draw to a stand
ANTONYMS

start, go

2‘the restoration work has temporarily halted’

SYNONYMS
cease, stop, finish, discontinue, terminate, conclude, come to an end, come to a halt, come to a stop, draw to a close, come to a standstill, be over, be abandoned
pause, be broken off, be suspended
ANTONYMS

start, continue

3‘a further strike has halted production’

SYNONYMS
terminate, end, stop, cease, finish, suspend, bring to a stop, bring to a close, bring to an end, put an end to, put a stop to, break off, wind up
arrest, impede, check, curb, stem, staunch, block, stall, hold back
informal pull the plug on, put the kibosh on
ANTONYMS

start, continue


noun

1‘the car drew to a halt’

SYNONYMS
stop, standstill

2‘a halt in production’

SYNONYMS
cessation, termination, stoppage, stopping, close, end, discontinuation, discontinuance
break, pause, interval, interruption, interlude, intermission, suspension, rest, respite, hiatus, breathing space, time out
informal breather
ANTONYMS

start, continuation