aufhören

Meanings

1.
to stop
(ONLY in the sense of "stopping/ceasing with doing something". NOT for stopping someone else doing something and NOT for stopping a moving thing. , Main phrasings are "aufhören + zu" and "aufhören + mit + noun")
Opposite (closest): anfangen

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The meaning and use of "aufhören"

"aufhören" means "to stop". But why? And what's the difference to "anhalten"? All that we'll find out in this article.


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A fun look at the meanings of "anhalten", and why one word can be about stopping and continuing at the same time. Also: the difference to aufhören.


Using "aufhören" - a practical guide

Word Family

Root: *keu

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