The Meaning of halt

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Halting

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Hail

Halt

3d pers. sing. pres. of Hold, contraction for holdeth.

Halt

n.
A stop in marching or walking, or in any action; arrest of progress.

Halted

imp. & p. p.
of Halt

Halting

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Halt

Halt

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.

Halt

v. i.
To stand in doubt whether to proceed, or what to do; to hesitate; to be uncertain.

Halt

v. t.
To cause to cease marching; to stop; as, the general halted his troops for refreshment.

Halt

a.
Halting or stopping in walking; lame.

Halt

n.
The act of limping; lameness.

Halt

a.
To walk lamely; to limp.

Halt

a.
To have an irregular rhythm; to be defective.

Halter

n.
One who halts or limps; a cripple.

Halter

n.
A strong strap or cord.

Halter

n.
A rope or strap, with or without a headstall, for leading or tying a horse.

Halter

n.
A rope for hanging malefactors; a noose.

Haltered

imp. & p. p.
of Halter

Haltering

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Halter

Halter

v. t.
To tie by the neck with a rope, strap, or halter; to put a halter on; to subject to a hangman's halter.

Halteres

n. pl.
Balancers; the rudimentary hind wings of Diptera.
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