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  Definition of Stymy
  1. hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of; "His brother blocked him at every turn"
Similar Words: obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, embarrass

 

Hyponyms: stonewall, filibuster, check, hang, bottleneck

 

Derivational Morphology: stymie, hindrance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap, obstruction, blockage, closure, occlusion, obstructionist, obstructor, obstructer, resister, thwarter

 

 
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