What does the word stop mean?

Usage examples for stop

  1. " Father, stop doing so, and look at me," she said. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  2. If you stop me a moment, it may be too late. – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  3. You sha'n't stop me. – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach