abort - definitions and synonyms

abort verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : terminate before completion

    Example Sentenses:

    • abort the mission

    • abort the process running on my computer

  2. English Meaning: 

    : cease development, die, and be aborted

    Example Sentenses:

    • an aborting fetus

  3. English Meaning: 

    : terminate a pregnancy by undergoing an abortion

abort noun

  1. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • I wasted a year of my life working on an abort

    • he sent a short message requesting an abort due to extreme winds in the area