Stoppage in a sentence as a noun

The terms are clear in the contracts with work stoppage clauses and all.

And why take the screen estate of seconds for stoppage time?

Say a car would take that route at an average of 10 miles an hour + stoppage time.

Jerked by a sudden stoppage of the sled dogs barked.

Does not work well together imo. What do you display when the game lasts longer than stoppage time?

The stoppage time is misleading, because additional play time is not a stopwatch or a timer.

We have to spend more money because of backpay and inefficiencies of a sudden stoppage.

It is the referees perception and is affected by events during stoppage time itself.

Judging by her facial features, she seems like she has more of a growth disorder rather than a cellular stoppage of aging.

But on principle, I think that the "ethics-neutral" view of "a stoppage is a stoppage" has caused a lot of injury and death over the years.

My guess is that these cases are dysfunctions with aspects of the growth / maturation process, rather than outright stoppage of aging.

The play stoppage, the start/stop nature, specialization of players etc. are what make gridiron football the most strategic of ball games.

What if your manufacturer has a work stoppage, do you have another manufacturer you can turn to of high quality?

On the other hand, if our position does not recover, then the temporary stoppage becomes permanent, and a human intervenes.

I convinced her I knew the actual parameters of heart stoppage well enough to avoid this!I built plasma globes and an improvised vacuum pump.

Stoppage definitions


the state of inactivity following an interruption; "the negotiations were in arrest"; "held them in check"; "during the halt he got some lunch"; "the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow"; "he spent the entire stop in his seat"

See also: arrest check halt hitch stay stop


an obstruction in a pipe or tube; "we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"

See also: blockage block closure occlusion stop


the act of stopping something; "the third baseman made some remarkable stops"; "his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood"

See also: stop