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Wordnet 3.0


1. (of a nose) blocked;
- Example: "a stopped (or stopped-up) nose"
[syn: stopped, stopped-up(a), stopped up(p)]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stop \Stop\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stopped; p. pr. & vb. n. Stopping.] [OE. stoppen, AS. stoppian (in comp.); akin to LG. & D. stoppen, G. stopfen, Icel. stoppa, Sw. stoppa, Dan. stoppe; all probably fr. LL. stopare, stupare, fr. L. stuppa the coarse part of flax, tow, oakum. Cf. Estop, Stuff, Stupe a fomentation.] 1. To close, as an aperture, by filling or by obstructing; as, to stop the ears; hence, to stanch, as a wound. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To obstruct; to render impassable; as, to stop a way, road, or passage. [1913 Webster] 3. To arrest the progress of; to hinder; to impede; to shut in; as, to stop a traveler; to stop the course of a stream, or a flow of blood. [1913 Webster] 4. To hinder from acting or moving; to prevent the effect or efficiency of; to cause to cease; to repress; to restrain; to suppress; to interrupt; to suspend; as, to stop the execution of a decree, the progress of vice, the approaches of old age or infirmity. [1913 Webster] Whose disposition all the world well knows Will not be rubbed nor stopped. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 5. (Mus.) To regulate the sounds of, as musical strings, by pressing them against the finger board with the finger, or by shortening in any way the vibrating part. [1913 Webster] 6. To point, as a composition; to punctuate. [R.] [1913 Webster] If his sentences were properly stopped. --Landor. [1913 Webster] 7. (Naut.) To make fast; to stopper. [1913 Webster] Syn: To obstruct; hinder; impede; repress; suppress; restrain; discontinue; delay; interrupt. [1913 Webster] To stop off (Founding), to fill (a part of a mold) with sand, where a part of the cavity left by the pattern is not wanted for the casting. To stop the mouth. See under Mouth. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stopped \Stopped\, a. (Phonetics) Made by complete closure of the mouth organs; shut; -- said of certain consonants (p, b, t, d, etc.). --H. Sweet. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

stopped adj 1: (of a nose) blocked; "a stopped (or stopped-up) nose" [syn: stopped, stopped-up(a), stopped up(p)]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

131 Moby Thesaurus words for "stopped": accented, alveolar, apical, apico-alveolar, apico-dental, arrested, articulated, assimilated, back, backward, barytone, behindhand, belated, bilabial, blocked, bound, broad, cacuminal, central, cerebral, checked, choked, choked up, clogged, clogged up, close, congested, consonant, consonantal, constipated, continuant, costive, delayed, delayed-action, dental, detained, dissimilated, dorsal, flat, foul, fouled, front, full, glide, glossal, glottal, guttural, hard, heavy, held up, high, hung up, in a bind, in abeyance, infarcted, intonated, jammed, labial, labiodental, labiovelar, late, lateral, latish, lax, light, lingual, liquid, low, mid, monophthongal, moratory, muted, narrow, nasal, nasalized, never on time, obstipated, obstructed, occlusive, open, overdue, oxytone, packed, palatal, palatalized, pharyngeal, pharyngealized, phonemic, phonetic, phonic, pitch, pitched, plugged, plugged up, posttonic, retarded, retroflex, rounded, semivowel, slow, soft, sonant, stopped up, stressed, strong, stuffed, stuffed up, surd, syllabic, tardy, tense, thick, throaty, tonal, tonic, twangy, unaccented, unpunctual, unready, unrounded, unstressed, untimely, velar, vocalic, vocoid, voiced, voiceless, vowel, vowellike, weak, wide