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STOP OVER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does stop over mean? 

STOP OVER (verb)
  The verb STOP OVER has 2 senses:

1. interrupt a journey temporarily, e.g., overnight
2. interrupt a trip

  Familiarity information: STOP OVER used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


STOP OVER (verb)


Sense 1stop over [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Interrupt a journey temporarily, e.g., overnight

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Synonyms:

lay over; stop over

Context example:

We had to stop over in Venezuela on our flight back from Brazil

Hypernyms (to "stop over" is one way to...):

stop; stop over (interrupt a trip)

Sentence frames:

Something ----s
Somebody ----s


Sense 2stop over [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Interrupt a trip

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

stop over; stop

Context examples:

we stopped at Aunt Mary's house / they stopped for three days in Florence

Hypernyms (to "stop over" is one way to...):

break up; cut off; disrupt; interrupt (make a break in)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "stop over"):

call (make a stop in a harbour)

lay over; stop over (interrupt a journey temporarily, e.g., overnight)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something PP


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