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Overview of noun stump

The noun stump has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) stump, tree stump

(the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled)

2. (1) stump

(the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed)

3. stump

((cricket) any of three upright wooden posts that form the wicket)

4. dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, ambo, stump, soapbox

(a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it)

Overview of verb stump

The verb stump has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) stump, mix up

(cause to be perplexed or confounded; "This problem stumped her")

2. stomp, stamp, stump

(walk heavily; "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots")

3. stump

(travel through a district and make political speeches; "the candidate stumped the Northeast")

4. stump

(remove tree stumps from; "stump a field") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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