Thesaurus / stumped
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A month later, he turned sharp round, ere half a morning walk was completed, and stumped back to the house.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
He flattered himself that by timely suggestion he had stumped at least half a dozen would-be candidates for Mildreds hand.
THE FIFTH STRING JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
Well, nobody could think of anything to do—everybody was stumped, and set still.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Newton smiled his thanks to the considerate old pensioners, as they stumped out of the door, and left him alone with his father.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
As soon as Welcome could jerk the pin loose, he whirled and stumped furiously back in the direction of Chub and Penny.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
"I guess nobody ever is happy so very much," Charlie continued, sensing that Peter was stumped for the moment.
THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
He was almost "stumped," although he did not care to admit it.
AN UNDIVIDED UNIONOLIVER OPTIC
So far they are stumped utterly and completely—nor can their native detectives rout out anything.
A FRONTIER MYSTERYBERTRAM MITFORD
“And here I am nearly stumped, and see no way of getting up again,” he concluded.
THE LUCK OF GERARD RIDGELEYBERTRAM MITFORD
The colonel turned away, and, beckoning to his staff officer to join us, stumped onward to the garrison.
WARRIOR GAPCHARLES KING
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