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cease
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

25 uses
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Definition
to stop or discontinue
  • Ceasing, he began to shave with care.
    Episode 1 — Telemachus (7% in)
  • He rooted in the sand, dabbling, delving and stopped to listen to the air, scraped up the sand again with a fury of his claws, soon ceasing, a pard, a panther, got in spousebreach, vulturing the dead.
    Episode 3 — Proteus (71% in)
  • And, spent, its speech ceases.
    Episode 3 — Proteus (90% in)
  • Her spoon ceased to stir up the sugar.
    Episode 4 — Calypso (68% in)
  • He ceased.
    Episode 6 — Hades (7% in)
  • Must have been that morning in Raymond terrace she was at the window watching the two dogs at it by the wall of the cease to do evil.
    Episode 6 — Hades (8% in)
  • The barrow had ceased to trundle.
    Episode 6 — Hades (76% in)
  • He ceased and looked at them, enjoying a silence.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (81% in)
  • Her hand ceased to rummage.
    Episode 8 — Lestrygonians (21% in)
  • When the sound of his boots had ceased Davy Byrne said from his book: —What is this he is?
    Episode 8 — Lestrygonians (80% in)
  • Felicitously he ceased and held a meek head among them, auk's egg, prize of their fray.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (36% in)
  • His unremitting intellect is the hornmad Iago ceaselessly willing that the moor in him shall suffer.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (85% in)
  • Cease to strive.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (**% in)
  • The gay sweet chirping whistling within went on a bar or two, ceased.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (20% in)
  • The disk shot down the groove, wobbled a while, ceased and ogled them: six.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (28% in)
  • It shot down the groove, wobbled a while, ceased, ogling them: six.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (35% in)
  • For they garner the succulent berries of the hop and mass and sift and bruise and brew them and they mix therewith sour juices and bring the must to the sacred fire and cease not night or day from their toil, those cunning brothers, lords of the vat.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (15% in)
  • Malachias, overcome by emotion, ceased.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (64% in)
  • Oaths of a man roar, mutter, cease.
    Episode 15 — Circe (1% in)
  • Tuberculosis, lunacy, war and mendicancy must now cease.
    Episode 15 — Circe (35% in)
  • (He ceases suddenly and holds up a forefinger) BELLA: (Laughing) Omelette....
    Episode 15 — Circe (80% in)
  • The prelude ceases.
    Episode 15 — Circe (83% in)
  • Cease fire!
    Episode 15 — Circe (96% in)
  • Tired seemingly, he ceased.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (32% in)
  • That it was a Utopia, there being no known method from the known to the unknown: an infinity renderable equally finite by the suppositious apposition of one or more bodies equally of the same and of different magnitudes: a mobility of illusory forms immobilised in space, remobilised in air: a past which possibly had ceased to exist as a present before its probable spectators had entered actual present existence.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (49% in)

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