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 for Stopped
From 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.
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     2. To obstruct; to render impassable; as, to stop a way,
        road, or passage.
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     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.
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     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.
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              Whose disposition all the world well knows
              Will not be rubbed nor stopped.       --Shak.
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     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.
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     6. To point, as a composition; to punctuate. [R.]
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              If his sentences were properly stopped. --Landor.
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     7. (Naut.) To make fast; to stopper.
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     Syn: To obstruct; hinder; impede; repress; suppress;
          restrain; discontinue; delay; interrupt.
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     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.
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From 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.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

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

From 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,

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