• (verb): Have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical.
    Synonyms: end, stop, finish, terminate
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on cease:

Metlakatla, British Columbia - William Duncan's Rules At Metlakatla
... To give up their Ahlied or Indian devilry To cease calling in conjurers when sick To cease gambling To cease giving away their property for display (i.e the potlatch) To cease painting their ...
Cease To Begin - History
... although only Monroe stayed for the recording of Cease to Begin ... Cease to Begin was released in Japan on July 23, 2008 by Tear Bridge Records ... Ben Bridwell described the sound of Cease to Begin, "I guess the first record had some kind of country-ish leanings...I think there's maybe a little bit more of feeling on it, a little more down ...
The Wonderful World Of Cease A Leo
... The Wonderful World of Cease A Leo is debut album by rapper, Lil' Cease ... It was released on July 13, 1999 through Atlantic Records and was mainly produced by members of The Hitmen ...
Hpakant - Political Economy
... Army (KIA) came into the area before negotiating a cease-fire agreement with Burma's military government in the early 1990s, heroin is no longer openly on ... The KIA however lost control of the jade mines once the cease-fire had been arranged, and firms from China, Hong Kong and Singapore started to operate in the area ... group UWSA turned entrepreneur after the cease-fire deal ...
Lil' Cease
... James Lloyd (born August 20, 1978), better known by his stage name Lil' Cease, is an American rapper and member of hip hop group Junior M.A.F.I.A. ... Cease released his first album, Conspiracy, with Junior M.A.F.I.A ... throughout Cease's career helped keep the young rapper in the spotlight ...

More definitions of "cease":

  • (noun): ('cease' is a noun only in the phrase 'without cease') end.

Famous quotes containing the word cease:

    The snake that cannot shed its skin perishes. Likewise those spirits who are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be spirits.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    Suppose you go to war, you cannot fight always; and when, after much loss on both sides, and no gain on either, you cease fighting, the identical old questions, as to terms of intercourse, are again upon you.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    If men do not keep on speaking terms with children, they cease to be men, and become merely machines for eating and for earning money.
    John Updike (b. 1932)