Detailed Translations for cease from English to French


to cease verb (ceases, ceased, ceasing)

  1. to cease (abandon; stop; give up)
    arrêter; cesser; abandonner; renoncer à; laisser
    • arrêter verb (arrête, arrêtes, arrêtons, arrêtez, )
    • cesser verb (cesse, cesses, cessons, cessez, )
    • abandonner verb (abandonne, abandonnes, abandonnons, abandonnez, )
    • laisser verb (laisse, laisses, laissons, laissez, )
  2. to cease (desist from)
    • arrêter verb (arrête, arrêtes, arrêtons, arrêtez, )
  3. to cease (weaken; come down; be going down hill; fall away; be lost)
    affaiblir; atténuer
    • affaiblir verb (affaiblis, affaiblit, affaiblissons, affaiblissez, )
    • atténuer verb (atténue, atténues, atténuons, atténuez, )

Conjugations for cease:

  1. cease
  2. cease
  3. ceases
  4. cease
  5. cease
  6. cease
simple past
  1. ceased
  2. ceased
  3. ceased
  4. ceased
  5. ceased
  6. ceased
present perfect
  1. have ceased
  2. have ceased
  3. has ceased
  4. have ceased
  5. have ceased
  6. have ceased
past continuous
  1. was ceasing
  2. were ceasing
  3. was ceasing
  4. were ceasing
  5. were ceasing
  6. were ceasing
  1. shall cease
  2. will cease
  3. will cease
  4. shall cease
  5. will cease
  6. will cease
continuous present
  1. am ceasing
  2. are ceasing
  3. is ceasing
  4. are ceasing
  5. are ceasing
  6. are ceasing
  1. be ceased
  2. be ceased
  3. be ceased
  4. be ceased
  5. be ceased
  6. be ceased
  1. cease!
  2. let's cease!
  3. ceased
  4. ceasing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

cease [the ~] noun

  1. the cease (stopping; quitting; knock off)
    la terminaison; l'achèvement; la fin; l'action d'arrêter

Translation Matrix for cease:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
achèvement cease; knock off; quitting; stopping completion; concluding observations; concluding remarks; conclusion; end; ending; fill up; finish; finishing; get done; in conclusion; termination; writing off
action d'arrêter cease; knock off; quitting; stopping
arrêter coming to a stop; halting; stopping
fin cease; knock off; quitting; stopping concluding observations; concluding piece; concluding remarks; conclusion; end; ending; far end; final; final end; final piece; finale; finish; finishing line; finishing point; in conclusion; termination; terminus; tip
terminaison cease; knock off; quitting; stopping
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
abandonner abandon; cease; give up; stop abandon; abort; annul; break up; cancel; depart; depart from; desert; discard; drop out; give up; go; go away; leave; pull out; quit; relinquish; render thanks; renunciate; rescind; retire; say thank you to; secede from; thank; throw in the towel; withdraw
affaiblir be going down hill; be lost; cease; come down; fall away; weaken abate; adulterate; become weak; dilute; enervate; enfeeble; invalidate; lessen; lose strength; take the edge of; weaken
arrêter abandon; cease; desist from; give up; stop apprehend; arrest; bring to a close; bring to a conclusion; bring to a halt; bring to a standstill; bring to an end; capture; come to a standstill; come to an end; conclude; cross; decide; delay; detain; deter; disconnect; discourage; dissuade; end; end a call; extinguish; finish; finish off; halt; hinder; hold; hold back; imprison; make out; matter; obstruct; oppose; pick up; prevent; put out; put to a stop; restrain; retard; sabotage; seize; set out; shut down; stand still; staunch; stem; stop; switch off; take in custody; take prisoner; terminate; thwart; turn off; upset; wind up
atténuer be going down hill; be lost; cease; come down; fall away; weaken abate; adulterate; anneal; become weak; dilute; ease; enervate; enfeeble; lessen; lose strength; mellow; plasticise; plasticize; relax; relieve; soften; soothe; weaken
cesser abandon; cease; give up; stop bring to a close; bring to a conclusion; bring to a halt; bring to a standstill; bring to an end; conclude; delay; deter; end; finish; finish off; halt; put to a stop; retard; stem; stop
laisser abandon; cease; give up; stop admit; allow; authorise; authorize; bequeath; cede; concede; devise; dispose of by will; disregard; dump; give one's fiat to; grant; ignore; leave behind; let back; let go; let stand; liberate; neglect; omit; permit; release; set at liberty; set free; submit to; tolerate; yield
renoncer à abandon; cease; give up; stop abjure; disown; give up; relinquish; renounce; renunciate
- discontinue; end; finish; give up; lay off; quit; stop; terminate
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
terminaison End
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
fin acute; astute; biting; bright; clever; cunning; cutting; dainty; delicate; easily hurt; elegant; fine; graceful; handsome; injurious; insulting; keen; lightly built; lovely; nice; nipping; offending; offensive; oversensitive; perky; personable; petite; precarious; pretty; refined; resourceful; roguish; sensitive; sharp; sharp-minded; sharpwitted; shrewd; slender; slick; slight; sly; small-boned; smart; snap; snappy; sophisticated; stylish; subtle; susceptible; tender; thin; wily

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Related Definitions for "cease":

  1. (`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end1
  2. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical1
  3. put an end to a state or an activity1

Wiktionary Translations for cease:

  1. transitive
  2. intransitive
  1. Discontinuer, arrêter, finir, interrompre, terminer.

Cross Translation:
cease cesser; arrêter ophouden — een activiteit beëindigen
cease cesser cesseren — verouderd|nld ophouden, eindigen
cease casser; arrêter; rompre; interrompre abbrechen — (transitiv) etwas beenden, unterbrechen
cease finir; cesser; arreter aufhören — mit einer Handlung oder Handlungsweise nicht weitermachen

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