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- 1. discontinue, stop, cease, give up, quit, lay off
- usage: put an end to a state or an activity; "Quit teasing your little brother"
- 2. discontinue, end, stop, finish, terminate, cease
- usage: come to or be at an end; "the support from our sponsoring agency will discontinue after March 31"
- 3. break, break off, discontinue, stop, end, terminate
- usage: prevent completion; "stop the project"; "break off the negotiations"
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