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Synonyms for stumpstʌmp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stump, tree stump(noun)

    the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled

    ambo, rostrum, pulpit, stump, tree stump, dais, soapbox, podium

  2. stump(noun)

    the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed

    podium, pulpit, ambo, dais, soapbox, tree stump, rostrum

  3. stump(noun)

    (cricket) any of three upright wooden posts that form the wicket

    podium, pulpit, ambo, dais, soapbox, tree stump, rostrum

  4. dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, ambo, stump, soapbox(verb)

    a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it

    ambo, rostrum, pulpit, snout, stump, podium, dais, soapbox, tree stump

  5. stump, mix up(verb)

    cause to be perplexed or confounded

    "This problem stumped her"

    stomp, jumble, stamp, confuse, stump, mix up

  6. stomp, stamp, stump(verb)

    walk heavily

    "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"

    stomp, emboss, stump, stamp, mix up, stereotype, pigeonhole, boss

  7. stump(verb)

    travel through a district and make political speeches

    "the candidate stumped the Northeast"

    stomp, stamp, mix up

  8. stump(verb)

    remove tree stumps from

    "stump a field"

    stomp, stamp, mix up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stump(n.)


  2. stump(v. a.)

    [colloquial, U. S.] challenge, dare

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. STUMP

    Smooth muscle tumour of undetermined malignant potential see there

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