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Intermitting

Pronunciation of Intermitting
/ˌɪntəmˈɪtɪŋ/, /ˌɪntəmˈɪtɪŋ/, /ˌɪ_n_t_ə_m_ˈɪ_t_ɪ_ŋ/

Synonyms for Intermitting:

cease (verb)

back off, break off, close, close out, culminate, desist, die, discontinue, drop, end, fail, finish, halt, intermit, leave off, quit, refrain, shut down, stay, surcease, terminate, wind up, knock off, call it quits, call it a day, give over, pack in, bring to an end, come to an end, cut it out, quit cold turkey.

defer (verb)

adjourn, block, delay, detain, extend, hinder, hold up, impede, lay over, lengthen, obstruct, postpone, procrastinate, prolong, prorogue, protract, remit, shelve, slow, stall, suspend, table, waive, hang fire, retard, put on ice, set aside, give rain check, put on back burner, put on hold.

delay (verb)

arrest, bar, check, choke, clog, confine, curb, dawdle, defer, deter, dilly-dally, discourage, drag, encumber, filibuster, hamper, hold, hold over, inhibit, interfere, keep, keep back, lag, linger, loiter, prevent, remand, repress, restrict, slacken, stave off, tarry, temporize, withhold, put off, gain time, bide time.

halt (verb)

balk, cease, close down, cool it, cut short, draw up, drop anchor, frustrate, hold back, interrupt, pause, punctuate, rest, stand still, stem, stop, wait, pull up, blow the whistle on, bring to standstill, cease fire, hold at bay, put a cork in.

interfere (verb)

baffle, barge in, busybody, butt in, conflict, discommode, foil, handicap, horn in, incommode, inconvenience, intercede, interlope, intermediate, interpose, intrude, jam, make, mix in, obtrude, oppose, tamper, thwart, trammel, trouble, Intermeddle, hang up, step in, fool with, get in the way, get involved, poke nose in.

remit (verb)

abate, absolve, alleviate, amnesty, cancel, condone, decrease, diminish, dwindle, ease up, excuse, exonerate, fall away, forbear, forgive, hold off, mitigate, moderate, modify, modulate, pardon, reduce, relax, release, repeal, reprieve, rescind, respite, sink, slack, soften, wane, weaken.

stay (verb)

ward off.

suspend (verb)

can, count out, debar, eject, eliminate, exclude, file, hang, inactivate, lay aside, lay off, omit, pigeonhole, reject, rule out, break up, put an end to, put a stop to, put on the shelf, lay on the table, pink-slip.

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