Student Thesaurus

One entry found for terminate.
Entry Word: terminate
Function: verb
Text: 1 to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point <we need to terminate the discussion for this evening, but we'll resume tomorrow morning> -- see CLOSE 3
2 to come to an end <this class will terminate with the arrival of Memorial Day> -- see CEASE 1
3 to mark the limits of <terminated the area set aside for the runners to change their clothes with a series of folding screens> -- see LIMIT 2