An example of halt is when you stop speaking to catch your breath.
An example of halt is when you cut off funding, stopping progress on development.
An example of halt is when you shout at people to stop immediately.
An example of halt is when you stop moving or proceeding with the action you were doing.
The car rolled to a halt when it stalled.
The government hopes to halt tax fraud.
The hikers halted for lunch and some rest.
To halt in one's speech.
- To have a faulty meter.
- To be illogical.
The halt itself never achieved much importance, even with workers coming to and from the adjacent works.