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Definition 1: fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug - [verb of contact]

Samples where stop up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • plug the hole
  • stop up the leak

Synonyms for stop up in the sense of this definition

(stop up is a kind of ...) fill or stop up

"Can you close the cracks with caulking?"

(... is a kind of stop up ) close or secure with or as if with a stopper

"She stoppered the wine bottle" "The mothers stoppered their babies' mouths with pacifiers"

(... is a kind of stop up ) plug with a tampon

(... is a kind of stop up ) fill the chinks of, as with caulking

(... is a kind of stop up ) close a bottle with a cork

(stop up implies ...) put or introduce into something

"insert a picture into the text"

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