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English word stopped comes from English -ed, English stop.

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Stopped detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ed English (eng) Used to form past participles of (regular) verbs. See -en and -t for variants. Used to form past tenses of (regular) verbs. In linguistics, it is used for the base form of any past form. See -t for a variant. Used to form adjectives from nouns, in the sense of having the object represented by the noun.. As an extension of the above, when used along with an adjective preceding the noun, [...]
stop English (eng) (architecture) A member, plain or moulded, formed of a separate piece and fixed to a jamb, against which a door or window shuts.. (by extension) A button that activates the stop function.. (engineering) A device, or piece, as a pin, block, pawl, etc., for arresting or limiting motion, or for determining the position to which another part shall be brought.. (linguistics) A consonant sound in [...]
stopped English (eng) (more generally) In the state resulting from having stopped.. (of a pipe) Having a stop; being closed at one end.. (of a plant) In a well-pruned state.. (of a vehicle) Not moving, but not properly parked or berthed; said also of the occupants of such a vehicle.. (phonetics) Made by complete closure of the organs in the mouth; said of certain consonants such as b, d, p, and t.

Words with the same origin as stopped

Descendants of -ed
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