Part of speech:
To crush or grind with a heavy instrument:
To be an obstacle to; prevent the advancement or success of; thwart or stump:
To puzzle or perplex; confound
To go into in a sharp, thrusting way
To puzzle is defined as to confuse.
To puzzle or perplex
To move heavily, clumsily, and, often, noisily
To walk or move along haltingly or with difficulty; limp.
To walk or move so as to make a heavy dull sound.
To call to engage in a contest, fight, or competition:
To join end to end
To prevent from happening, succeeding, or progressing:
To confuse hopelessly, as by something complicated or involved; befuddle; puzzle
To confuse so as to keep from understanding or solving; puzzle; confound
Beat means to hit something over and over again or to form or mix something.
To remain firm, determined, or resolute:
To confound is defined as to confuse someone, defeat an enemy or foil a plan.
To interfere with; thwart or obstruct:
The definition of thwart is to hinder or stop something from happening.
The definition of frustrate is to hinder someone's plans or efforts, or to make someone feel annoyed because you are hindering their efforts or refusing to cooperate.
To defeat is defined as to beat someone at something or to prevent something from happening.
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.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To check or thwart by or as if by an obstacle.
To move heavily and laboriously
To move clumsily.
A raised speaking stand in a church, especially such a stand in early Christian churches serving as a lectern or pulpit.
(Biol.) A beak or beaklike part
The definition of a pulpit is a raised platform from which speeches or sermons are given.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To make clear or explicit (something obscure or implied); explain fully
To give an explanation
To influence or alter.
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
To stir the emotions:
A warp end.
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