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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

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
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and N.D., who were less than six months' pregnant each, of willingly aborting their foetuses.
"I love film that is simple and close to life, but when I write, I have a natural tendency to go in the fish direction." This split personality is consistent in his work: in Un 32 aout sur terre there's a clash between nature and technology, between the urban and desert landscape, even between creating life and aborting it.
They [the people responsible for the botched abortion] started to look for a doctor because I kept bleeding and bleeding and not aborting. The doctor, he gave me some medication to make me abort.
California reader Don Coolidge says, "I find the parents, wish ethically abhorrent and in no way different from the Chinese practice of aborting females."
Couples deliberately conceiving with the express purpose of aborting the fetus to use the tissue to possibly help another family member.
Beveridge offered to perform an abortion for twenty-five dollars.(35) In 1915 Concuilla Kappel reported her attempts at aborting to a Mrs.
The taste variables, married (MLE = -.863; t = -2.72) and the frequency of religious attendance (MLE = -.07; t = -1.96), are negatively related to the probability of aborting a pregnancy.
I do all in my power to meet her s3xual need and seek that we raise a family of our own, but she keeps aborting my pregnancies.
Summary: It is a criminal offence if one is aborting a child and anyone is assisting the abortion of a child.
South Carolina has a long history of grotesque abortion stories--from aborting a baby who lived 21-days to documenting an abortionist grinding up babies' bodies in a common sink disposal.
The pilot further reported aborting the initial takeoff due to a low cylinder temperature indication.
They have given web users until December 7 to cast their vote - just two days before the deadline for legally aborting the baby.
Aborting a takeoff at Bagram is not as safe as at most other airfields.
North America and Western Europe (both traditionally Christian areas) are contracepting and aborting themselves to a slow demographic death.