Synonyms of abort in English:



  • 1 I decided not to abort the pregnancy
    terminate, end; have an abortion
  • 2 this organism infects sheep and can cause pregnant ewes to abort
    miscarry, have a miscarriage
  • 3 the ‘escape’ key is used to abort the program
    halt, stop, end, call off, cut short, discontinue, terminate, arrest, suspend, check, nullify
    informal scrub, axe, pull the plug on
    [Antonyms] continue complete
  • 4 there are times when the mission aborts
    fail, come to a halt, end, terminate, miscarry, go wrong, not succeed, fall through, break down, be frustrated, collapse, founder, come to grief, fizzle out, flop
    [Antonyms] succeed complete
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