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stymie

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  • verbfrustrate, hinder
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Synonyms for stymie

verb frustrate, hinder
  • choke off
  • crimp
  • foil
  • impede
  • obstruct
  • stall
  • stonewall
  • thwart
  • balk
  • block
  • confound
  • corner
  • crab
  • cramp
  • defeat
  • mystify
  • nonplus
  • pigeonhole
  • prevent
  • puzzle
  • shelve
  • snooker
  • stump
  • cramp one's style
  • cut off
  • dead-end
  • give the run around
  • hang fire
  • hang up
  • hold off
  • hold up
  • put on back burner
  • put on hold
  • throw a monkey wrench into

Antonyms for stymie

  • abet
  • advance
  • aid
  • assist
  • forward
  • help
  • support
  • allow
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • explicate
  • let go
  • release
  • encourage
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to stymie

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verb. obstruct

blocked

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blocking

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circumvent

verb. fool, mislead

circumvented

verb. fool, mislead

cramp

verb. hinder, restrain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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