Synonyms for discontinue

Synonyms for (verb) discontinue

Synonyms: break, break off, stop, discontinue

Definition: prevent completion

Usage: stop the project; break off the negotiations

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


Synonyms: discontinue

Definition: come to or be at an end

Usage: the support from our sponsoring agency will discontinue after March 31

Similar words: cease, stop, terminate, finish, end

Definition: have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

Usage: the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed; Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other; My property ends by the bushes; The symphony ends in a pianissimo