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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Estop \Es*top"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Estophed; p. pr. & vb. n. Estopping.] [OF. estoper to stop, plug, close, F. ['e]touper, LL. stuppare to close with tow, obstruct, fr. L. stuppa tow, oakum, cf. Gr. sty`pph. Cf. Stop.] (Law) To impede or bar by estoppel. [1913 Webster] A party will be estopped by his admissions, where his intent is to influence another, or derive an advantage to himself. --Abbott. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

27 Moby Thesaurus words for "estop": anticipate, avert, bar, debar, deflect, deter, discourage, dishearten, exclude, fend, fend off, forbid, foreclose, forestall, help, keep from, keep off, obviate, preclude, prevent, prohibit, repel, rule out, save, stave off, turn aside, ward off