Definisi 'stall'
English to English
noun
1 a compartment in a stable where a single animal is confined and fed
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2 small area set off by walls for special use
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3 a booth where articles are displayed for sale
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4 a malfunction in the flight of an aircraft in which there is a sudden loss of lift that results in a downward plunge
Example:
• the plane went into a stall and I couldn't control it
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5 seating in the forward part of the main level of a theater
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6 small individual study area in a library
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7 a tactic used to mislead or delay
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8 A stand; a station; a fixed spot; hence, the stand or place where a horse or an ox is kept and fed; the division of a stable, or the compartment, for one horse, ox, or other animal.
source: webster1913
9 A covering or sheath, as of leather, horn, of iron, for a finger or thumb; a cot; as, a thumb stall; a finger stall.
source: webster1913
verb
10 postpone doing what one should be doing
Example:
• He did not want to write the letter and procrastinated for days
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11 come to a stop
Example:
• The car stalled in the driveway
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12 deliberately delay an event or action
Example:
• she doesn't want to write the report, so she is stalling
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13 put into, or keep in, a stall
Example:
• Stall the horse
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14 experience a stall in flight, of airplanes
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15 cause an airplane to go into a stall
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16 cause an engine to stop
Example:
• The inexperienced driver kept stalling the car
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17 To put into a stall or stable; to keep in a stall or stalls; as, to stall an ox.
source: webster1913
18 To live in, or as in, a stall; to dwell.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
dilly-dally, dillydally, procrastinate, driving, air, air travel, aviation, britain, great britain, u.k., uk, united kingdom, obstruction, closet, alcove, bay, booth, compartment, seating,

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