halt

halt
I 1. [hɔːlt]
nome
1) (stop) sosta f., fermata f.

to come to a halt — [group, vehicle] fermarsi; [negotiations] essere interrotto

to call a halt to — mettere fine a [fighting]

shall we call a halt? — (in work) facciamo una pausa?

2) (temporary) (in activity) interruzione f.; (in proceedings) sospensione f.
3) mil. (rest) alt m.
4) BE ferr. piccola stazione f. (di campagna)
2.
interiezione alt
II 1. [hɔːlt]
verbo transitivo
1) (temporarily) fermare, bloccare [car, train]; sospendere [proceedings, game]
2) (block) interrompere, fermare [arms sales]; bloccare, frenare [inflation]; fermare [offensive]
2.
verbo intransitivo fermarsi
* * *
[ho:lt] 1. verb
(to (cause to) stop walking, marching, running etc: The driver halted the train; The train halted at the signals.) fermare, fermarsi
2. noun
1) (a complete stop: the train came to a halt.) fermata
2) (a short stop (on a march etc).) alt, sosta
3) (a small railway station.) stazioncina ferroviaria
- call a halt to
- call a halt
* * *
halt (1) /hɔ:lt/
A n.
1 (mil.) alt; ordine di fermarsi
2 arresto; fermata; sosta: to come to a halt, arrestarsi; fermarsi; to bring st. to a halt, arrestare (o fermare) qc.; to brake to a halt, rallentare e fermarsi; to call a halt to st., arrestare (o fermare) qc.; dire a q. che smetta di fare qc.; to screech to a halt, (autom.) fermarsi con uno stridio di freni (o di gomme); (fig.) fermarsi di colpo; to shudder to a halt, (di auto, ecc.) arrestarsi con un sobbalzo; (fig.) bloccarsi
3 fermata (d'autobus)
4 (ferr.) piccola stazione isolata (lontana dal paese)
B inter.
alt!
to call a halt, (mil.) dare l'alt; (fig.) fare una sosta, fare una pausa.
halt (2) /hɔ:lt/ (arc.)
A a.
zoppo; storpio
B n.
zoppaggine (raro); andatura zoppicante
● (collett.) the halt, gli zoppi; gli storpi.
♦ (to) halt (1) /hɔ:lt/
A v. i.
1 (mil.) fare alt
2 arrestarsi; fermarsi
B v. t.
arrestare; fermare; dare l'alt a: The captain halted the soldiers, il capitano diede l'alt ai soldati; The coach was halted by the snowstorm, il pullman è stato bloccato dalla tempesta di neve; to halt a project, fermare un progetto
Halt!, alt!
(to) halt (2) /hɔ:lt/
v. i.
1 (arc.) zoppicare; camminare zoppicando
2 (fig.: di versi, ecc.) zoppicare
3 (fig.) esitare; essere incerto; essere in dubbio
to be halting in one's speech, esitare cercando le parole; parlare in maniera esitante.
* * *
I 1. [hɔːlt]
nome
1) (stop) sosta f., fermata f.

to come to a halt — [group, vehicle] fermarsi; [negotiations] essere interrotto

to call a halt to — mettere fine a [fighting]

shall we call a halt? — (in work) facciamo una pausa?

2) (temporary) (in activity) interruzione f.; (in proceedings) sospensione f.
3) mil. (rest) alt m.
4) BE ferr. piccola stazione f. (di campagna)
2.
interiezione alt
II 1. [hɔːlt]
verbo transitivo
1) (temporarily) fermare, bloccare [car, train]; sospendere [proceedings, game]
2) (block) interrompere, fermare [arms sales]; bloccare, frenare [inflation]; fermare [offensive]
2.
verbo intransitivo fermarsi

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