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Another word for stump

  1. To move heavily

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  2. To prevent from accomplishing a purpose

      1. An upright post with a transverse piece near the top, on which condemned persons were executed in ancient times.
      2. The cross upon which Jesus was crucified.
      3. A crucifix.
      1. To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
      2. To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
      3. A seat across a boat on which a rower may sit.
      1. To be an obstacle to; prevent the advancement or success of; thwart or stump:
      2. An obstacle or obstruction.
      3. A situation in golf in which an opponent's ball obstructs the line of play of one's own ball on the putting green.
      1. To prevent (someone) from accomplishing a purpose or fulfilling a desire; thwart:
      2. To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
      3. To prevent from coming to fruition or fulfillment; render ineffectual:
      1. To prevent from being successful; thwart:
      2. To obscure or confuse (a trail or scent) so as to evade pursuers.
      3. A repulse; a setback.
      1. To do better than (another) in a competition or battle; win victory over; beat:
      2. To prevent the success of; thwart:
      3. To frustrate the enforcement of (a motion, for example).
      1. 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.
      2. To defeat completely.
      3. A move in chess that checkmates an opponent's king.
      1. A piece of paper that is a negotiable instrument drawn on a bank and payable on demand to the person identified as the payee. A piece of paper that is a negotiable instrument drawn on a bank and payable on demand to the person identified as the payee.
      1. To stop short and refuse to go on:
      2. To refuse obstinately or abruptly:
      3. To make an incomplete or misleading motion.
      1. To confuse or perplex, especially so as to frustrate or prevent from taking action:
      2. To impede the force or movement of (a fluid).
      3. A usually static device that regulates the flow of a fluid or light.
  3. To make incapable of finding something to think, do, or say

      1. To strike repeatedly.
      2. To subject to repeated beatings or physical abuse; batter.
      3. To punish by hitting or whipping; flog.
      1. To propel through the air with a motion of the hand or arm.
      2. To propel or discharge into the air by any means:
      3. To cause to move with great force or speed; propel or displace:
      1. A branch or stem that has fallen or been cut from a tree or shrub.
      2. A piece of wood, such as a tree branch, that is used for fuel, cut for lumber, or shaped for a specific purpose.
      3. A wand, staff, baton, or rod.
      1. To put at a loss as to what to think, say, or do; bewilder.
      2. To cause to feel indifferent or bored.
      3. A state of bewilderment or perplexity.
      1. To cause to become confused or perplexed.
      2. To fail to distinguish; mix up:
      3. To make (something bad) worse:

Another word for stump

      1. The act of projecting or the condition of being projected.
      2. A thing or part that extends outward beyond a prevailing line or surface:
      3. A plan for an anticipated course of action:
      1. A thing considered as a unit or an element of a larger thing, quantity, or class; a portion:
      2. A portion or part that has been separated from a whole:
      3. An object that is one member of a group or class:
      1. To hit or push against with the head or horns; ram.
      2. To hit or push something with the head or horns.
      3. To project forward or out.
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