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  Definition of Stump
  1. a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it
  2. (cricket) any of three upright wooden posts that form the wicket
  3. the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed
  4. the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled
  5. remove tree stumps from; "stump a field"
  6. cause to be perplexed or confounded; "This problem stumped her"
  7. travel through a district and make political speeches; "the candidate stumped the Northeast"
  8. walk heavily; "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"
Similar Words: dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, ambo, soapbox, tree stump, mix up, stomp, stamp

 

Hyponyms: stool

 

Part Meronyms: wicket, lattice, grille, limb, tooth, tree

 

Derivational Morphology: tree stump, poser, stumper, toughie, sticker, stamper, stomper, tramper, trampler, stomp

 

 
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