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Definition of "stopped up" []

  • (of a nose) blocked (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "stopped up" in a sentence
  • "It was probably another section of the mean-tempered river the winged mermaid Nepherina had warned them about, that flowed from the lake that stopped up Mount Pinatuba."
  • "Later, I discovered that the waste-pipe was completely stopped up with clay."
  • "No new timbers put in, as far as I could see, only stopped up and tinkered at, and covered over with sailcloth and tarpaulins and that sort of thing — an absolute fraud."
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