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Synonyms for stall
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stall(noun)

    a compartment in a stable where a single animal is confined and fed

    Synonyms:
    kiosk, stalling, booth, cubicle, carrel, carrell, stand, sales booth

  2. booth, cubicle, stall, kiosk(noun)

    small area set off by walls for special use

    Synonyms:
    stalling, sales booth, cubicle, booth, cell, carrel, carrell, stand, kiosk

  3. stall, stand, sales booth(noun)

    a booth where articles are displayed for sale

    Synonyms:
    carrel, tie-up, sales booth, stand, viewpoint, rack, kiosk, base, carrell, booth, outdoor stage, point of view, stalling, bandstand, pedestal, cubicle, standpoint, standstill

  4. stall(noun)

    a malfunction in the flight of an aircraft in which there is a sudden loss of lift that results in a downward plunge

    "the plane went into a stall and I couldn't control it"

    Synonyms:
    kiosk, stalling, booth, cubicle, carrel, carrell, stand, sales booth

  5. stall(noun)

    seating in the forward part of the main level of a theater

    Synonyms:
    kiosk, stalling, booth, cubicle, carrel, carrell, stand, sales booth

  6. carrel, carrell, cubicle, stall(noun)

    small individual study area in a library

    Synonyms:
    stalling, sales booth, cubicle, booth, cell, carrel, carrell, stand, kiosk

  7. stall, stalling(verb)

    a tactic used to mislead or delay

    Synonyms:
    kiosk, stalling, booth, cubicle, carrel, carrell, stand, sales booth

  8. procrastinate, stall, drag one's feet, drag one's heels, shillyshally, dilly-dally, dillydally(verb)

    postpone doing what one should be doing

    "He did not want to write the letter and procrastinated for days"

    Synonyms:
    drag one's heels, dillydally, conk, drag one's feet, procrastinate, dilly-dally, shillyshally

  9. stall, conk(verb)

    come to a stop

    "The car stalled in the driveway"

    Synonyms:
    pass away, perish, choke, conk, croak, decease, snuff it, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, procrastinate, dillydally, drop dead, exit, shillyshally, buy the farm, pop off, faint, dilly-dally, die, give-up the ghost, pass, expire, drag one's heels, drag one's feet, pass out, go, swoon

  10. stall(verb)

    deliberately delay an event or action

    "she doesn't want to write the report, so she is stalling"

    Synonyms:
    conk, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, drag one's feet, shillyshally, procrastinate, dillydally

  11. stall(verb)

    put into, or keep in, a stall

    "Stall the horse"

    Synonyms:
    conk, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, drag one's feet, shillyshally, procrastinate, dillydally

  12. stall(verb)

    experience a stall in flight, of airplanes

    Synonyms:
    conk, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, drag one's feet, shillyshally, procrastinate, dillydally

  13. stall(verb)

    cause an airplane to go into a stall

    Synonyms:
    conk, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, drag one's feet, shillyshally, procrastinate, dillydally

  14. stall(verb)

    cause an engine to stop

    "The inexperienced driver kept stalling the car"

    Synonyms:
    conk, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, drag one's feet, shillyshally, procrastinate, dillydally

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stall(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stable

  2. stall(n.)

    Synonyms:
    compartment (as in a stable), cell, recess

  3. stall(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stand (where things are sold), shop, booth

  4. stall(n.)

    Synonyms:
    seat (for a dignitary in the choir of a church)

  5. stall(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    put in a stable, keep in a stable

  6. stall(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    set fast (as in mire), fix in a slough

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stall(n)

    Synonyms:
    stable, booth, stand, seat

    Associated words:
    manger, stanchion

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    stalls, dropout, pitch, fixed-pitch

How to pronounce stall?

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How to say stall in sign language?

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How to use stall in a sentence?

  1. Adam Schiff:

    What we're not prepared to do is wait months and months while the administration plays a game of 'rope a dope' in an effort to try to stall. We're not willing to go down that road.

  2. Evan Hollander:

    This appears to be nothing more than another stall tactic designed to delay the political consequences of President Trump's emergency declaration.

  3. Maher Abu Jaafar:

    At the moment I work at a street stall selling household items. My family is big, we can't guarantee getting essential supplies, and things are getting worse because of the cost of living.

  4. Prince Ali:

    Development projects mysteriously stall; tournament hosting bids are suddenly compromised or withdrawn; national teams start to mysteriously face less favorable fixtures or and even referees.

  5. Melody Wilding:

    It's a violent breeder of resentment, the problem usually is that people don't have the mechanism to deal with conflict. So the conflict goes unaddressed and things stall or implode because problems aren't being solved.


Translations for stall

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • gå i ståDanish
  • Stand, Bude, Überziehen, Stall, Kabine, Duschkabine, StrömungsabrissGerman
  • κιόσκι μικροπωλητήGreek
  • barrena, puesto, entrar en pérdidaSpanish
  • آخورPersian
  • pilttuu, kioski, sakkaus, koju, myyntikoju, suihkukaappi, permanto, viivytys, pysähtyä, viivyttää, seisahtua, sakataFinnish
  • stalle, stand, cabine de douche, étal, parterre, décrochage, décrocherFrench
  • buabhall, stàileScottish Gaelic
  • կրպակ, տաղավարArmenian
  • stalla, bancarella, platea, chiosco, cabinaItalian
  • 厩舎, 出店, シャワー室, 失速, 馬小屋, 露店, 売店, ストールJapanese
  • ბაგაGeorgian
  • 정체되다Korean
  • whakamārariMāori
  • партерMacedonian
  • cabine, afslaan, stallen, overtrekkenDutch
  • stallNorwegian
  • boxe, estande, platéia, baia, banca, box, audiência, estol, estolarPortuguese
  • staulRomanian
  • палатка, киоск, душевая кабинка, партер, стойло, ларёк, кабинка, сваливание, глохнуть, сваливаться с потока, останавливаться, сваливатьсяRussian
  • bås, stånd, parkettplats, spilta, uppehållaSwedish
  • kibanda, vibandaSwahili
  • แผงลอยThai
  • 摊子Chinese

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