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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Engage in delaying tactics or refuse to cooperate; Obstruct or hinder any discussion.

Usage examples (37)
  • Nevertheless, liberals are furious about what they're calling a stonewall tactic, reminiscent of the Bush-Cheney years.
  • It looks as though King County elections officials "stonewall" just about everyone.
  • Unless something radical changes, it still doesn’t appear that this stonewall will be a very effective defense.
  • If you run into a "stonewall" with a question or investigation, that stonewall is now wider and more impenetrable than it was 40 years ago. for more
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