Sentence Examples with the word Stop

To put a stop to this the Powers decided to intervene by means of a joint demonstration of their fleets, in order to enforce an armistice and compel Ibrahim to evacuate the Morea (Treaty of London, July 6, 1827).

Perhaps I'll stop in town and buy a couple of those tomahawks gadgets and pointy-toe shoes and give it a try.

That aim was attained in the first place of itself, as the French ran away, and so it was only necessary not to stop their flight.

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No, a restraining order wouldn't stop him from finding me if he wanted to, and it might just make him mad enough to do something worse.

In the form of relay indicated in the figure the armature is held against the stop a by a spring S.

Mostly, I want to stop kids from what happened to the sister I don't know.

After so many years at war, I knew the demon alone could stop the wars that drove us from our home of Karyan across the sea to this barren strip of land along the cliffs.

She was meant to be his, this he didn't doubt, though he couldn't stop the trickle of unease that warned him she may not be able to adjust to their world as easily as he wished.

Nickel salts are antiseptic; they arrest fermentation and stop the growth of plants.

They did not stop at any one of these positions because Kutuzov did not wish to occupy a position he had not himself chosen, because the popular demand for a battle had not yet expressed itself strongly enough, and because Miloradovich had not yet arrived with the militia, and for many other reasons.