cease vs seize: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: cease or seize

How to spell cease?

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ceaseverb

put an end to a state or an activity

ceaseverb

have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

ceasenoun

(`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end

seizeverb

take possession of by force, as after an invasion

seizeverb

take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority

seizeverb

take hold of; grab

seizeverb

seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession

seizeverb

affect

seizeverb

capture the attention or imagination of

seizeverb

hook by a pull on the line

seizeverb

take or capture by force

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