What is the opposite of ongoing?

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Opposite of ongoing, or in progress
“Before his job is finished, he will create a list of suggestions that could reduce the energy consumption of her home by 50 per cent.”
Opposite of persisting forever or for an extended period of time
“The brief storm was a relief from the monotony of the hot summer afternoon.”
Opposite of never relaxing or slackening
Opposite of in an undamaged state
“The vase shattered on the ground, and all that was left was a pile of broken glass.”
Opposite of existing or happening right now
“The Avengers have faced a number of dangerous enemies, each time finding a way to save the Earth from an impending end.”
Opposite of without breaks, gaps or interruptions
“I seem to be having Internet issues with my connection being intermittent and slow.”
Opposite of most recent or up-to-date
“The machinery looked oddly antiquated, as if it had been put together haphazardly.”
Opposite of currently in use or valid
Opposite of much debated, discussed or disputed
Opposite of persisting in life or still living
Opposite of currently taking place
“The countdown was stopped when a problem was detected in the computer dialogue between the control center and the launcher.”
Opposite of not yet resolved
Opposite of happening or developing gradually or in stages
“The other boat suddenly came to an abrupt halt, amid much cursing and shouting from its wetsuited skipper and his drysuited mate.”
Opposite of existing at the present time
“They never invaded, but Napoleon's troops received careful and invaluable training for future military operations.”
Opposite of in a state of uncertainty
Opposite of still to be paid
“All our fees have been paid, and nothing is outstanding.”
Opposite of relating to or existing at the present time
“My future plan is to have a basketball camp in every state for young underprivileged girls.”
Opposite of very difficult or impossible to forget
Opposite of having the ability to produce financial growth or gain
“This is an unprofitable business and some big decisions will need to be made soon on its future.”
Opposite of widespread in a particular area or at a particular time
“The chair was a rare commodity during the Middle Ages, appearing only in the houses of the royalty and nobility.”
Opposite of in continuing order
Opposite of existing or in progress
“He was elated with the change in management, as he was not fond of his former boss.”
Opposite of present
Opposite of the build up to something more advanced
“Recent years have seen a decline in the company's influence within the industry.”
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