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Synonyms for abort

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for abort

to bring forth a nonviable fetus prematurely


The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Words related to abort

the act of terminating a project or procedure before it is completed

terminate before completion

Related Words

terminate a pregnancy by undergoing an abortion

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Later, the Immigration Bureau officials raised questions about the permission and asked the airline to abort the take off" sources told M AIL T ODAY .
"As a former astronaut, I understand how critical the abort motor is to the safety of those flying aboard the Orion spacecraft," said Charlie Precourt, vice president and general manager of ATK's Space Launch division.
Aveiro even resorted to her own plans to abort the foetus herself when a doctor refused to terminate the pregnancy.
The pair fell out after Sinitta, 50, exclusively told the Daily Mirror she aborted the music mogul's baby.
Sources say there were some anxious moments as the ATC quickly asked the pilot of Go Air to abort take off.
If you did (or do), you'll probably ask yourself the same question I and so many other pilots did: "Why didn't this pilot abort the takeoff?"
Dubai: A driver was sentenced to two years in jail for forcing his girlfriend to abort her foetus after they had hsex out of wedlock.
SpokesmanMajor General John Lorimer said: ''We and our international partners are continuing operations in support of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973.'' He said the decision by the Tornados to abort "underlines the UK's commitment to the protection of civilians.'' The onslaught continued despite a ceasefire announced by the Libyan authorities at 7pm UK time, which was treated with suspicion.
A HOUSEMAID, who ran away from her sponsor to abort her baby, was yesterday sentenced to two months and two weeks in jail.
Investigators in Ecuador believe a Fokker F28 crew was ill-prepared to abort take-off after a fire alert, and that the delay led the jet to overrun at Quito last year.
Pregnant ewes will ocasionally abort one lamb to save another - but few enjoy such narrow escapes from the butcher's knife..
During this critical phase of flight, Capt Hall made a split-second decision to execute a high-speed abort. He was able to maintain aircraft control by using runway references only visible out each side of the canopy.
She accused doctors of encouraging women to abort foetuses just because they were not "quite perfect" and said: "Women shouldn't be put in the position where they are under pressure to abort from the medical profession."