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a traffic sign requiring a motorist to stop before continuing.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Digital plates could display ads whenever a car comes to a halt at a
or a red light.
Then a pickup truck blew through a
, totaling our vehicle.
Along the two-lane road, there is not a single billboard,
or traffic light.
Its signal achievement seemed to be stopping for a
at an otherwise unoccupied intersection.
Instead, he tells people to go south at the traffic light or to head west at the
The store was down the block, around the corner and across one high-traffic street that had a crosswalk but no
It will watch for jaywalkers and warn him if he seems not to have noticed a
He put the car in reverse and backed slowly, cautiously, away from the stump of the
Stan runs alongside the car, but finally lets go of the door handle when he runs into a
Due to a mix-up with a genetic
, this variant produces a protein that's longer than the normal version.
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Nearby words for stop sign
stop and smell the roses
stop at nothing
stop dead in the tracks
stop on a dime
stop someone's clock
stop the clock