Lengua inglesa
1 an interruption or stop to movement, progression or growth.
2 Brit a small railway station without a building.
verb (halted , halting ) tr & intr to come or bring to a halt.
interjection a command to halt, especially one given as an order when marching.
[17c: from German Halt stoppage]
call a halt to something to put an end to it or stop it.

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verb (halted , halting ) intr
1 to be unsure or in doubt; to hesitate.
2 especially of verse: to be defective.
3 archaic to be lame.
adjective , archaic lame or crippled.
[Anglo-Saxon healt lame]

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