cease+to+exist

  • 1cease to exist — index decease, die, perish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2cease — [ sis ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive FORMAL to stop happening or continuing: Conversation ceased when she entered the room. The rain had almost ceased by the time we left. cease to exist: If we don t get more money, our community theater will cease… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 3cease — 1 verb (I, T) formal to stop doing something or stop happening: cease (doing) sth: The company ceased trading at 6 pm today. | It rained all day without ceasing. | cease sth: The committee decided to cease financial support. | cease to do sth:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4cease */*/ — UK [siːs] / US [sɪs] verb Word forms cease : present tense I/you/we/they cease he/she/it ceases present participle ceasing past tense ceased past participle ceased 1) [intransitive] formal to stop happening or continuing Conversation ceased when… …

    English dictionary

  • 5exist */*/*/ — UK [ɪɡˈzɪst] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms exist : present tense I/you/we/they exist he/she/it exists present participle existing past tense existed past participle existed 1) a) to be real, or to appear in the real world Dragons don t… …

    English dictionary

  • 6exist — verb ADVERB ▪ actually, really ▪ Do these creatures really exist? ▪ already, still ▪ Few of these monkeys still exist in the wild …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 7exist — ex|ist [ ıg zıst ] verb intransitive *** 1. ) to be real or appear in the real world: Dragons don t exist. a ) to be present in a particular place, time, or situation: Opportunities exist in our company for experienced engineers. There is no… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8exist — ex|ist W1S3 [ıgˈzıst] v [I not in progressive] [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: exsistere to come into being, exist , from sistere to stand ] 1.) to happen or be present in a particular situation or place ▪ The custom of arranged marriages… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9cease — I. verb (ceased; ceasing) Etymology: Middle English cesen, from Anglo French cesser, from Latin cessare to hold back, be remiss, frequentative of cedere Date: 14th century transitive verb to cause to come to an end especially gradually ; no… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10cease — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abdicate, abjure, abort, acknowledge defeat, ad infinitum, be consumed, be done for, be gone, be no more, belay, calm, calm down, cancel, cease to be, cease to exist, ceaselessly, cede, cessation, close, come… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11cease — 01. The rain finally [ceased] falling just after midnight. 02. It never [ceases] to amaze me how little Ted does at work, yet no one seems to notice. 03. Someone once said that a friend is one who believes in you when you [cease] to believe in… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 12cease — verb ADVERB ▪ altogether, completely, entirely ▪ The noise faded, then ceased altogether. ▪ all but, almost, virtually ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13cease — /sees/, v., ceased, ceasing, n. v.i. 1. to stop; discontinue: Not all medieval beliefs have ceased to exist. 2. to come to an end: At last the war has ceased. 3. Obs. to pass away; die out. v.t. 4. to put a stop or end to; discontinue: He begged… …

    Universalium

  • 14cease — v. 1) (E) the old empire has ceased to exist 2) (rare) (G) we ceased pretending * * * [siːs] (E) the old empire has ceased to exist (rare) (G) we ceased pretending …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 16COUM Transmissions — (CT) war eine subkulturelle Gruppe von englischen Musikern, Undergroundfilmemachern, Aktions und Konzeptkünstlern, die Anfang der 1970er Jahre durch aggressive, provokante und schockierend verstörende Performances medienpräsent auf sich… …

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  • 17Coum Transmissions — (CT) war eine subkulturelle Gruppe von englischen Musikern, Undergroundfilmemachern, Aktions und Konzeptkünstlern, die Anfang der 1970er Jahre durch aggressive, provokante und schockierend verstörende Performances medienpräsent auf sich… …

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  • 18Thomas Aquinas — Brian Davies OP Thomas Aquinas, son of Landulf d’Aquino and his wife Theodora, was born sometime between 1224 and 1226 in what was then the Kingdom of Naples.1 After a childhood education at the Benedictine monastery of Monte Cassino, he studied… …

    History of philosophy

  • 19Fingal — For other uses, see Fingal (disambiguation). Fingal Fine Gall   County   …

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  • 20Brahmajala Sutta (Theravada) — The Brahmajala Sutta is the first of 34 suttas in the Digha Nikaya (the Long Discourses of the Buddha). The name comes from brahma (perfect wisdom) and jala (net which embraced all views). The sutta is also called Atthajala (Net of Essence),… …

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