Hay 2 definiciones de halt en inglés:

halt1

Saltos de línea: halt
Pronunciación: /hɔːlt
 
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call a halt

Demand or order a stop: he decided to call a halt to all further discussion
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  • He claimed that the probability is that in the course of a telephone conversation on the morning of 10 November Hitler instructed Goebbels to draw up an order calling a halt to the violence.
  • After three hours of walking through the night, Bailey had called a halt and ordered a twenty minute rest.
  • An order by its board of directors called a halt to operations at all production units, sections, services and departments.

Origen

late 16th century: originally in the phrase make halt, from German haltmachen, from halten 'to hold'.

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Pronunciación: ˈmeɪlstrəm
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Hay 2 definiciones de halt en inglés:

halt2

Saltos de línea: halt
Pronunciación: /hɔːlt
 
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archaic

adjetivo

  • Lame: if a man were halt or hunch’d
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    • If a woman were blind, the good wonder-workers would give her back her eyes; if a man were halt, they would give him back his leg.
    • "He who is halt" clearly refers to Zar, who walks with a painful limp because of a leg injury he suffered many years before.

verbo

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  • Walk with a limp: he halted slightly in his walk
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    • Jacob steps forth to meet him halfway, alone, before an army, halting and limping and bowing down to the ground.
    • It was then perceptible that he halted slightly in his walk; and, indeed, he had been lame from his birth.

Origen

Old English healtian (verb), halt, healt (adjective), of Germanic origin.

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