View definitions for stall
verb as in delay for own purposes
The 28-year-old Saudi pilot had no idea her friend planned to practice stalls that day during her first flight on such a plane.
I paid for a draft of red ale and walked to a corner a few meters removed from the food stalls, to the left of a vacated bandstand.
These event-specific behaviors might help explain why Weed found clusters associated with farmers’ markets, where people crowd around the stalls, but not with people just hanging out in the park.
The prospect of professionals wandering through an endless sea of sponsorship stalls in search of a business solution is wildly far-fetched.
You can save space in a bathroom by eschewing a tub in favor of a stall shower.
Specifically, the pilots got themselves into a high altitude stall, where the wings lose the capacity to provide lift.
One report has the AirAsia Airbus flying at a speed very close to what would trigger a low speed stall.
He was waiting for the man to exit the neighboring stall, feeling ever more riled, when he decided to kick the door down.
In Oregon, public restrooms can only be so public; two people must never use the same stall.
But there are deep suspicions in Kiev that the Russians only went to Geneva to stall threatened Western economic sanctions.
Herein he found an empty stall that was dark enough not to be seen, and still afforded sufficient light to read in.
Like the cobbler's stall in the old song, it served the present occupants for "kitchen and parlour and all."
Some shelves had been put up along one side of the stall, and they were piled with a lot of grimy-looking books.
Crash went the collection of literature, and Welcome fell back on the floor of the stall, half-covered by a deluge of books.
If we go to the book-stall keepers we shall certainly find that he is dead, or has set his house on fire, or run away.
On this page you'll find 143 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stall, such as: halt, hamper, hinder, interrupt, postpone, and put off.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.