Definitions For Stopping


  • The kind of playing that involves pressing the fingers on the strings of a stringed instrument to control the pitch
  • Fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members


  • To not move, walk, etc., after doing so before
  • To cause (someone or something) to not move, walk, etc., after doing so before
  • To not do something that you have been doing before : to not continue doing something

Is Stopping a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Stopping is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stopping in a Sentence

  • She was walking toward me, and then she suddenly stopped.
  • The bus stopped at the corner.
  • He stopped to watch the sun set.
  • His first stop will be Washington, D.C.
  • Our first stop has to be the gas station.
  • I need to make a stop at the grocery store on the way home.

Synonyms for Stopping

Antonyms for Stopping

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