Pronunciation: ( —adj., adv.non'stop'; —n.non'stop"),[key] —adj. 1. being without a single stop en route: a nonstop bus; a nonstop flight from New York to Paris. 2. happening, done, or held without a stop or pause or without offering relief or respite: The ambassador faced a nonstop schedule of meetings and interviews during her visit.
—adv. 1. without a single stop en route.
2. Informal.without a pause or interruption or without respite; continually: My back ached nonstop for three days.
—n. a long-distance airline flight that makes no stops between the starting point and the destination.