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stops (up)

verb
present tense third-person singular of stop (up)

Synonyms & Antonyms of stops (up)

to prevent passage through by filling with something
  • clear the leaves out of the rain gutters so they don't stop up the downspouts again

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“Stops (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stops%20%28up%29. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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