Cessation in a sentence

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Definition of Cessation

  • A ceasing or discontinuance, as of action, whether temporary or final; a stop; as, a cessation of the war.
  • a stopping

How to use cessation in a sentence. Cessation pronunciation.

This utter cessation of trade was as unusual and out of the accustomed shop business, as the extra rush had been.
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This cessation of fire on the part of the enemy lasted about two minutes, and then the Gatling gunners observed the Spaniards climbing from their trenches.
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The cessation of firing about noon on the 3d practically terminated the battle of Santiago; all that occurred after this time may properly be treated under the head of the siege which followed.
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In the meanwhile letters passing between Gen. Toral and myself caused the cessation of hostilities to continue.
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There is no cessation in the effulgence.
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There is no cessation in its outpouring.
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Therefore man the highest creature of the phenomenal world is endowed with that continuous bounty bestowed by divine generosity without cessation.
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For instance, the rays of the sun are continuous, the heat of the sun emanates from it without cessation; no discontinuance of it is conceivable.
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If we say that the bestowal of existence ceases or falters it is equivalent to saying that the sun can exist with cessation of its effulgence.
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Perhaps the most marked thing in the political history of that administration was the strife for the next presidency, and the beginning of that angry and bitter conflict between politicians which had no cessation until the Civil War.
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All the Consuls in continental Europe have now been notified of the cessation of your powers, and you will therefore, in no way act in the future in regard to the confidential business once in your hands.
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Now Isabel noticed the cessation of his steps.
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For this he proposed a cessation of hostilities.
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Everywhere in the country production was reduced by the cessation of labor, and as a result the cost of living was mounting.
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That these words rather announce the cessation of every native regal government, and hence of the entire national independence, is so evident, that it stands in need of no proof.
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The prophet, in order to intimate that he announces the cessation of the festival days as days of gladness, premises "all her mirth," to which all that follows stands in the relation of _species_ to _genus_. משוש does not here denote "joyful time:" it might, indeed, according to its formation, have this signification: but it is never found with it.
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The return of Israel, the cessation of the separation of the two kingdoms, ver.
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According to this relation, the point at issue here can be only the cessation of the dominion of the Davidic family.
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The siege and capture of Zion are pre-eminently the means of representing the idea of the heavy oppression and deep abasement of Israel, and of the cessation of its political independence, although it must not upon any account be overlooked, that the natural form of the representation is, at the same time, the natural form of the realization of the idea that Judah could not be destroyed without the siege and capture of Jerusalem, its centre.
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There is a preserve of them in the grounds of the next villa; and after nightfall, one would think that scores upon scores of women in pattens were going up and down a wet stone pavement without a moment's cessation.
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Examples of Cessation

Example #1
At five o'clock on Saturday, was due the debt of three hundred thalers to his scoffing and tantalizing money lender.
Example #2
The wants of the vicinity seemed to have come to an end, for not a child even entered to fetch a pennyworth of thread, or a few ells of tape.
Example #3
Until that time the Gatling battery had been worked with dogged persistency and grim silence, but from that moment every member of the battery yelled at the top of his voice until the command "Cease firing" was given.
Example #4
It was evident they were seeking cover from our fire in the bottom of their ditches, and our fire at this time was being made chiefly from the Gatling battery.
Example #5
After deducting the detachments required at Siboney and Baiquiri to render those depots secure from attack, organizations held to protect our flanks, others acting as escorts and guards to light batteries, the members of the Hospital Corps, guards left in charge of blanket-rolls which the intense heat caused the men to cast aside before entering battle, orderlies, etc.
Example #6
Our troops were received with honors, and I have every reason to believe the return of the Spanish prisoners produced a good impression on their comrades.