Synonyms for abort

Synonyms for (noun) abort

Synonyms: abort

Definition: the act of terminating a project or procedure before it is completed

Usage: I wasted a year of my life working on an abort; he sent a short message requesting an abort due to extreme winds in the area

Similar words: termination, conclusion, ending

Definition: the act of ending something

Usage: the termination of the agreement

Synonyms for (verb) abort

Synonyms: abort

Definition: terminate a pregnancy by undergoing an abortion

Similar words: exhaust, expel, eject, discharge, release

Definition: eliminate (a substance)

Usage: combustion products are exhausted in the engine; the plant releases a gas

Synonyms: abort

Definition: cease development, die, and be aborted

Usage: an aborting fetus

Similar words: snuff it, buy the farm, choke, cash in one's chips, pop off, kick the bucket, give-up the ghost, go, pass, pass away, perish, die, decease, conk, drop dead, croak, exit, expire

Definition: pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

Usage: She died from cancer; The children perished in the fire; The patient went peacefully; The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102

Synonyms: abort

Definition: terminate before completion

Usage: abort the mission; abort the process running on my computer

Similar words: end, terminate

Definition: bring to an end or halt

Usage: She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime; The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I

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