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cease
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
to stop or discontinue
  • No one would believe he had simply ceased caring, but it was true.
    p. 319.1
  • That it was no one's fault, that their daughter would be in good hands, with others like herself, with ceaseless care.
    p. 19.8
  • The idea of a memorial service seemed to have stopped the draining of energy and will that had begun on the steps of the clinic and had not ceased until this moment.
    p. 48.8
  • The small muscles in his arms and shoulders had ceased moving.
    p. 186.1
  • He talked until the words slowed, ebbed, finally ceased.
    p. 275.5

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