Canadians are ceasing to mentally insert the word “junior” whenever they hear an American pronounce the word “partner.”
In the process they are ceasing to be safe Republican strongholds.
The answer: Continuation down a suicidal path which ends with Israel ceasing to be a democracy and a Jewish state.
Do you believe in opening and ceasing fire at the will of the commander as on the drill ground?
Clotilde, herself, ceasing to smile, seemed to listen to him with deference.
So, ceasing his recriminations, he began to describe what he styled his explanation with Madame d'Argeles.
It seemed to him that he was hearing his father's voice, speaking and ceasing to speak again.
She was also to sign an agreement whereby she would forfeit the crown "in case of my ceasing to observe these engagements."
Then ceasing to think of Esther she began thinking of herself.
Lia ceasing to bear, giveth also her handmaid, and she beareth two more.
c.1300, cesen, from Old French cesser "to come to an end, stop, cease; give up, desist," from Latin cessare "to cease, go slow, give over, leave off, be idle," frequentative of cedere (past participle cessus) "go away, withdraw, yield" (see cede). Related: Ceased; ceasing. Old English in this sense had geswican, blinnan.
"cessation, stopping," c.1300, from cease (n.) or else from Old French cesse "cease, cessation," from cesser.