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Stopper

Stop´per
n.1.One who stops, closes, shuts, or hinders; that which stops or obstructs; that which closes or fills a vent or hole in a vessel.
2.(Naut.) A short piece of rope having a knot at one or both ends, with a lanyard under the knot, - used to secure something.
3.(Bot.) A name to several trees of the genus Eugenia, found in Florida and the West Indies; as, the red stopper. See Eugenia.
Ring stopper
(Naut.) a short rope or chain passing through the anchor ring, to secure the anchor to the cathead.
Stopper bolt
(Naut.) a large ringbolt in a ship's deck, to which the deck stoppers are hooked.
v. t.1.To close or secure with a stopper.
[imp. & p. p. Stoppered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Stoppering.]
Noun1.stopper - blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly
Synonyms: plug, stopple
2.stopper - an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down
3.stopper - a remark to which there is no polite conversational reply
4.stopper - (bridge) a playing card with a value sufficiently high to insure taking a trick in a particular suit; "if my partner has a spade stopper I can bid no trump"
Verb1.stopper - close or secure with or as if with a stopper; "She stoppered the wine bottle"; "The mothers stoppered their babies' mouths with pacifiers"
Synonyms: stopple
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