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synonyms for stonewall

  • rebuff
  • filibuster
  • resist
  • stall
See also synonyms for: stonewalling
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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
The gun dropped from O'Neill's hand as the wrist snapped, and the Stonewall chief let out a high-pitched cry of pain.
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Murdoch was being given the business for going too far on the Stonewall gang, not for refusing to take normal graft.
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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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