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synonyms for stymied

  • choke off
  • crimp
  • foil
  • impede
  • obstruct
  • stall
  • stonewall
  • thwart
  • balk
  • block
  • confound
  • corner
  • crab
  • cramp
  • defeat
  • mystify
  • nonplus
  • pigeonhole
  • prevent
  • puzzle
  • shelve
  • snooker
  • stump
  • cramp one's style
  • cut off
  • dead-end
  • give the run around
  • hang fire
  • hang up
  • hold off
  • hold up
  • put on back burner
  • put on hold
  • throw a monkey wrench into
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antonyms for stymied

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  • abet
  • advance
  • aid
  • assist
  • forward
  • help
  • support
  • allow
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • explicate
  • let go
  • release
  • encourage
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How to use stymied in a sentence

Exman sends us ample warning of a disaster and we're stymied!
TOM SWIFT AND THE VISITOR FROM PLANET XVICTOR APPLETON
Bonaparte played eight, missed a putt for a nine, stymied himself in a ten, holed out in twelve and I went down in five.
MR. MUNCHAUSEN JOHN KENDRICK BANGS
Like Klarnood, stymied by verbal objections to something labeled 'political intervention.'
LAST ENEMYHENRY BEAM PIPER
I stymied myself from the hut by a bush and looked over my shoulder for the best line of retreat.
THE ESCAPING CLUBA. J. EVANS
Stan began to think they were stymied when all Hades broke loose from above.
A YANKEE FLIER WITH THE R.A.F.RUTHERFORD G. MONTGOMERY
I had to admit I was stymied, and I got so I didn't give a whoop.
NINE MEN IN TIMENOEL MILLER LOOMIS
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WORDS RELATED TO STYMIED

  • balked
  • crabbed
  • cramped
  • crimped
  • defeated
  • discontented
  • discouraged
  • disheartened
  • embittered
  • foiled
  • hung up on
  • irked
  • resentful
  • stymied
  • through the mill
  • ungratified
  • unsated
  • unslaked
  • up the wall
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