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  • verbdelay for own purposes
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Synonyms for stall

verb delay for own purposes
  • halt
  • hamper
  • hinder
  • interrupt
  • postpone
  • put off
  • slow
  • stay
  • stop
  • suspend
  • arrest
  • brake
  • check
  • die
  • equivocate
  • fence
  • filibuster
  • hedge
  • prevaricate
  • quibble
  • stand
  • still
  • stonewall
  • tarry
  • temporize
  • avoid the issue
  • beat around the bush
  • drag one's feet
  • hold off
  • not move
  • play for time
  • shut down
  • slow down
  • stand off
  • stand still
  • take one's time

Antonyms for stall

  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • carry out
  • continue
  • do
  • encourage
  • expedite
  • forward
  • go
  • help
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • face
  • meet
  • release
  • further
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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