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A mound of earth, bales of straw, etc. behind a target, for receiving fired rounds or shot arrows
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  1. A mound of earth, bales of straw, etc. behind a target, for receiving fired rounds or shot arrows
  2. One that serves as an object of ridicule or contempt:
  3. A unit of volume equal to two hogsheads, usually the equivalent of 126 US gallons (about 477 liters).
Any single thing, amount, specimen, example, etc.
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  1. Any single thing, amount, specimen, example, etc.
  2. An object that is one member of a group or class:
  3. A coin:
The process of projecting an image onto a screen or other surface for viewing.
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  1. The process of projecting an image onto a screen or other surface for viewing.
  2. Any of the systems of nerve fibers by which a group of nerve cells discharges its nerve impulses to one or more other cell groups.
  3. A system of intersecting lines, such as the grid of a map, on which part or all of the globe or another spherical surface is represented as a plane surface.
To walk heavily; tramp
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  1. To walk heavily; tramp
  2. To gather into or form lumps or thick groupings of.
  3. To plant in a clump; group together in a cluster
(Now Rare) To march or bound along in a self-satisfied, triumphant manner
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  1. (Now Rare) To march or bound along in a self-satisfied, triumphant manner
  2. To move or run clumsily or heavily.
To move clumsily.
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  1. To move clumsily.
  2. (Dial.) To slouch or lounge about in a heavy, clumsy manner
  3. To appear as a massive or towering form; loom:
To move heavily, clumsily, and, often, noisily
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  1. To move heavily, clumsily, and, often, noisily
  2. To remove (timber) from (an area) for use as lumber
  3. To cut down timber and saw it into lumber
To move with heavy clumsiness.
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  1. To move with heavy clumsiness.
  2. To treat or deal with in a mass, or include in one group
  3. To put together in a single group without discrimination.
To impede the force or movement of (a fluid).
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  1. To impede the force or movement of (a fluid).
  2. To confuse or perplex, especially so as to frustrate or prevent from taking action:
  3. To check the interference of (low-frequency sound waves) in a radio, phonograph, etc. by the use of a baffle
(--- Baseball) To make an illegal motion before pitching, allowing one or more base runners to advance one base.
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  1. (--- Baseball) To make an illegal motion before pitching, allowing one or more base runners to advance one base.
  2. (Obs.) To make balks in (land)
  3. To check or thwart by or as if by an obstacle.
(Chess) To place in checkmate
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  1. (Chess) To place in checkmate
  2. To defeat completely; frustrate; thwart
  3. To move a piece placing (an opponent's king) under threat of being taken on the next move with no way of escape or defense possible.
To bring to nothing; frustrate
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  1. To bring to nothing; frustrate
  2. To be beyond the comprehension of; mystify:
  3. To make (an estate, for example) void; annul.
To wrap (strands of hair) in pieces of foil in order to isolate them after bleach or color has been applied.
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  1. To wrap (strands of hair) in pieces of foil in order to isolate them after bleach or color has been applied.
  2. To apply the FOIL algorithm to.
  3. (Hunting) To make (a scent, trail, etc.) confused, as by recrossing, in order to balk the pursuers
To cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify
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  1. To cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify
  2. To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
  3. To cause (someone) to feel the impatience, impotence, annoyance, anger, etc. commonly felt when desires or needs are not satisfied
To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
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  1. To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
  2. To block; impede
  3. To be an obstacle to; prevent the advancement or success of; thwart or stump:
To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
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  1. To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
  2. To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
  3. To hinder, obstruct, frustrate, or defeat (a person, plans, etc.)
To carry or conduct across something:
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  1. To carry or conduct across something:
  2. (Sports) To propel (a ball or puck) as a cross, as in soccer.
  3. To make or put a line across:
To cause to become confused or perplexed.
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  1. To cause to become confused or perplexed.
  2. To fail to distinguish; mix up:
  3. To make (something bad) worse:
(Usage Problem) To cause to feel indifferent or bored.
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  1. (Usage Problem) To cause to feel indifferent or bored.
  2. To put in a nonplus; bewilder
  3. To put at a loss as to what to think, say, or do; bewilder.
To pierce, puncture, or penetrate with a pointed instrument:
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  1. To pierce, puncture, or penetrate with a pointed instrument:
  2. To prop (a vine, etc.) with a stick or sticks
  3. (Sports) To throw a jab in boxing.
To move the lever of (a switch, clutch, etc.) or connect, disconnect, engage, etc. by so doing
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  1. To move the lever of (a switch, clutch, etc.) or connect, disconnect, engage, etc. by so doing
  2. To form on a potter's wheel:
  3. To put on or off hastily or carelessly:
To move (esp. wings) up and down; flap; flail
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  1. To move (esp. wings) up and down; flap; flail
  2. To shape or break by repeated blows; forge:
  3. To emit sound when struck:
Find another word for stump. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stump, like: butt, piece, projection, end, clump, galumph, hulk, lumber, lump, baffle and balk.