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synonyms for stonewall

  • rebuff
  • filibuster
  • resist
  • stall
See also synonyms for: stonewalled / stonewalling
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They are going to stonewall and drag this process out hoping New Yorkers aren’t paying attention so partisan legislators can draw their own maps.
NEW YORK’S REDISTRICTING TESTS DEMOCRATIC OPPOSITION TO GERRYMANDERINGCOLBY ITKOWITZSEPTEMBER 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Leadership concerns continued to fester that year after the university hired a marketing executive from Michigan State University who state prosecutors say was part of an effort to stonewall an investigation into disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar.
GEORGE WASHINGTON U. PRESIDENT TO LEAVE IN DECEMBER, SOONER THAN PLANNEDLAUREN LUMPKINSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You can’t stonewall the Nets’ offense, so I think it would make more sense to try to cause havoc and force turnovers, and Giannis is one of the best at that in the league.
CAN NETS-BUCKS LIVE UP TO THE HYPE?TONY CHOW (TONY.CHOW@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JUNE 4, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Sanders says he has been stonewalled from receiving vital documents and information that could shed more light, such as police radio transmissions from that day.
MIRIAM CAREY WAS SHOT AT 26 TIMES BY LAW ENFORCEMENT NEAR THE CAPITOL IN 2013. HER SISTER CONTRASTS HER FATE TO THE TREATMENT OF THE JAN. 6 RIOTERS.DAVID MONTGOMERYJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Hospital officials stonewalled interview requests and refused to answer dozens of questions.
PROPUBLICA WINS TWO NABJ SALUTE TO EXCELLENCE AWARDSBY PROPUBLICADECEMBER 21, 2020PROPUBLICA
Their soldiers' confidence in Stonewall Jackson and Lee doubled the effective strength of their armies.
"SHILOH" AS SEEN BY A PRIVATE SOLDIERWARREN OLNEY
Up the street came the rebel tread, Stonewall Jackson riding ahead.
THE ONTARIO READERS: THE HIGH SCHOOL READER, 1886MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
This abode of the dead is known as the Stonewall Jackson cemetery, in honor of that brave and true-hearted soldier.
THE BLUE AND THE GRAYA. R. WHITE
The rest of the night was spent in retailing for his instruction stories of the ways of Stonewall Jackson.
BLACK ROCKRALPH CONNOR
Among them was the brigade that a twelvemonth before won on yonder hill the proud sobriquet of Stonewall.
THE LIFE OF ISAAC INGALLS STEVENS, VOLUME II (OF 2)HAZARD STEVENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STONEWALL

  • abandonment
  • abstinence
  • eschewal
  • forbearance
  • giving up
  • nixing
  • refusal
  • rejection
  • relinquishment
  • renunciation
  • sacrifice
  • self-denial
  • stonewall
  • surrender
  • temperance
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