nonstop

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

non- +‎ stop

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

nonstop (not comparable)

  1. Without stopping; without interruption or break.
    There's a nonstop flight to Mauritius, but I'm not sitting on the same plane for thirteen hours.
  2. (genetics) Describing a point mutation within a stop codon that causes the continued translation of an mRNA strand.
    Coordinate terms: missense, nonsense

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Adverb[edit]

nonstop (not comparable)

  1. Without stopping; without interruption or break
    He worked nonstop for fourteen hours yesterday, just so he could get today off.
    Synonyms: ceaselessly, endlessly, incessantly; see also Thesaurus:continuously

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Noun[edit]

nonstop (plural nonstops)

  1. (travel) A nonstop journey, especially a nonstop flight.
    • 2007 October 14, David Kaufman, “Discounters Are In for the Long Hauls”, in New York Times[1]:
      With business-class seats on nonstops from British Airways and Cathay Pacific often priced up to $8,000 round trip, Mr. Exton typically flew cheaper alternatives that saved money but required layovers and plane switches.
  2. A convenience store in parts of Europe, open 24 hours a day.
    • 1994, Christopher Billy, editor, Eastern Europe: Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Bulgaria (Fodor's Travel Guides), New York, NY: Fodor's Travel Publications, →ISBN, page 203:
      [In Hungary:] Most department stores and gift shops are open weekdays 10–5 or 6, Saturday until 1. Grocery stores are generally open weekdays from 7 or 8 am to 7 pm; “nonstops,” or éjjeli-nappali,[sic] are open 24 hours.
    • 2003, Time Out Budapest, page 233:
      There's usually something open on most holidays apart from the evening of 24 December when even the nonstops stop.
    • 2017, Daniel Arthur Smith, From the Inside:
      The Prague discos were bursting with bright leggings and bangles, and headbands and Rock-and-Troll leather dominated the Slayer inundated underground nonstops—Central Europe was where the West had shipped the eighties shit surpless when they were through with it.
    • For more quotations using this term, see Citations:nonstop.
  3. (linguistics) A linguistic sound that is not a stop; a continuant.
    • 2009, Christopher McCully, The Sound Structure of English: An Introduction (Cambridge Introductions to the English Language), Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, published 2012, →ISBN, page 182:
      Some of these consonants are stops, some are non-stops (continuants, see 11.2); some are voiced, others voiceless. It doesn't therefore look as if these consonants can have anything in common.

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English nonstop.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈnonstop], [ˈnonʃtop]
  • Hyphenation: non‧stop

Adjective[edit]

nonstop (not comparable)

  1. nonstop (without stopping or interruption)
    Ez egy nonstop benzinkút.This is a 24-hour petrol station.
    Synonyms: éjjel-nappali, folyamatos, folytonos

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative nonstop nonstopok
accusative nonstopot nonstopokat
dative nonstopnak nonstopoknak
instrumental nonstoppal nonstopokkal
causal-final nonstopért nonstopokért
translative nonstoppá nonstopokká
terminative nonstopig nonstopokig
essive-formal nonstopként nonstopokként
essive-modal
inessive nonstopban nonstopokban
superessive nonstopon nonstopokon
adessive nonstopnál nonstopoknál
illative nonstopba nonstopokba
sublative nonstopra nonstopokra
allative nonstophoz nonstopokhoz
elative nonstopból nonstopokból
delative nonstopról nonstopokról
ablative nonstoptól nonstopoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
nonstopé nonstopoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
nonstopéi nonstopokéi

Adverb[edit]

nonstop (not comparable)

  1. nonstop (without stopping or interruption)
    Az üzlet nonstop nyitva tart.The store is open 24 hours a day.
    Synonyms: éjjel-nappal, folyamatosan, folytonosan

Noun[edit]

nonstop (plural nonstopok)

  1. A convenience store open 24 hours a day.
    Vettem két doboz sört egy nonstopban.I bought two cans of beer in a 24-hour store.
    Synonym: éjjel-nappali

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative nonstop nonstopok
accusative nonstopot nonstopokat
dative nonstopnak nonstopoknak
instrumental nonstoppal nonstopokkal
causal-final nonstopért nonstopokért
translative nonstoppá nonstopokká
terminative nonstopig nonstopokig
essive-formal nonstopként nonstopokként
essive-modal
inessive nonstopban nonstopokban
superessive nonstopon nonstopokon
adessive nonstopnál nonstopoknál
illative nonstopba nonstopokba
sublative nonstopra nonstopokra
allative nonstophoz nonstopokhoz
elative nonstopból nonstopokból
delative nonstopról nonstopokról
ablative nonstoptól nonstopoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
nonstopé nonstopoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
nonstopéi nonstopokéi
Possessive forms of nonstop
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. nonstopom nonstopjaim
2nd person sing. nonstopod nonstopjaid
3rd person sing. nonstopja nonstopjai
1st person plural nonstopunk nonstopjaink
2nd person plural nonstopotok nonstopjaitok
3rd person plural nonstopjuk nonstopjaik

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English nonstop.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nonstop m or f or n (indeclinable)

  1. nonstop (without stopping or interruption)

Adverb[edit]

nonstop m or f or n (indeclinable)

  1. nonstop (without interruption)

Noun[edit]

nonstop n (plural nonstopuri)

  1. nonstop (convenience store open 24 hours a day)
    • 2015, Florin Lăzărescu, Întâmplări şi personaje, Bucharest: Editura Polirom, →ISBN, page unknown:
      Într-o seară pe la zece, am intrat într-un nonstop să-mi cumpăr ţigări. Magazin mic, aglomeraţie mare. Doamna vânzătoare abia se mişca, scotea lucrurile solicitate din vitrină ca-ntr-o scenă din Matrix: []
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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