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full stop

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Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
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English

Pronunciation

  • (RP) IPA: /fʊl stɒp/

Noun

Singular
full stop

Plural
{{{1}}}

full stop ({{{1}}})
  1. (UK, Australia) The punctuation mark (“.”) indicating the end of a sentence or marking an abbreviation.

Synonyms

  • (indicating end of sentence) period (North America)
  • (marking an abbreviation) dot, point

Derived terms

See also

Punctuation

( ( ) ) ( [ ] ) ( { } ) ( )

Translations

Interjection

full stop

  1. (UK, Template loop detected: Template:context 2) And nothing less.
    We need more people to join IRC, full stop.

Synonyms

(and nothing less): and that’s final, and that’s that, it’s as simple as that, period (North America), end of

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