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stunt

noun

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  1. an act of notable skill, strength, or cleverness performs mental stunts, such as pronouncing words backwards as soon as you say them Synonyms deed, exploit, number, feat, tour de force, trickRelated Words accomplishment, achievement, attainment, coup, success, triumph; adventure; performance


stunt

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of stunt

  1. to hold back the normal growth of unfortunately, an unusually dry summer seems to have permanently stunted the tree Synonyms dwarf, suppress Related Words arrest, catch, check, halt, hold up, stall, stay, still, stop; balk, block, hold back, impede, obstruct, stem; diminish, downsize, shrink Near Antonyms advance, boost, encourage, forward, foster, nourish, nurture, promote


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