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.
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.