Details of word HALT

Definition of halt

- 3d pers. sing. pres. of Hold, contraction for holdeth.
n. - A stop in marching or walking, or in any action; arrest of progress.
v. i. - To hold one's self from proceeding; to hold up; to cease progress; to stop for a longer or shorter period; to come to a stop; to stand still.
v. i. - To stand in doubt whether to proceed, or what to do; to hesitate; to be uncertain.
v. t. - To cause to cease marching; to stop; as, the general halted his troops for refreshment.
a. - Halting or stopping in walking; lame.
n. - The act of limping; lameness.
a. - To walk lamely; to limp.
a. - To have an irregular rhythm; to be defective.

Word "halt" contains 4 letters : A H L T

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