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1. stymie

noun. ['ˈstaɪmi'] a thwarting and distressing situation.

Synonyms

  • obstacle
  • stymy

Antonyms

  • free
  • show
  • refrain

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Words that Rhyme with Stymie

  • slimy
  • grimy
  • jaimie
  • jaime
  • hymie

Example sentences of the word stymie


1. Verb, base form
You must also realize that luck might stymie you or even help your opponent foil your plans.

2. stymie

noun. ['ˈstaɪmi'] a situation in golf where an opponent's ball blocks the line between your ball and the hole.

Synonyms

  • position
  • stymy

Antonyms

  • advantage
  • anterior
  • natural object

3. stymie

verb. ['ˈstaɪmi'] hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of.

Synonyms

  • forestall
  • hinder
  • foreclose
  • block
  • forbid
  • bottleneck
  • check
  • stonewall
  • blockade
  • hang
  • filibuster
  • embarrass
  • preclude
  • stymy
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • bring to
  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • remember
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