He was to stop working; he had worked too hard, his brain was overtaxed.
There are many ways how your steam engine might stop working.
And there is much to be done and to be said, but take my word for it: This scourge will stop.
Yet he knew that he was not fatally injured if he could stop that mortal drain of his wounds.
Burke retorted, with the effect of stopping the other short.
*stuppare "to stop or stuff with tow or oakum" (cf. On stopping and listening, I soon heard some person calling hogs.
Miss Susan, stop working in that snow, nasty cold stuff; you'll catch your death.