stump, tree stump(noun)
the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled
the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed
(cricket) any of three upright wooden posts that form the wicket
dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, ambo, stump, soapbox(verb)
a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it
stump, mix up(verb)
cause to be perplexed or confounded
"This problem stumped her"
stomp, stamp, stump(verb)
"The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"
travel through a district and make political speeches
"the candidate stumped the Northeast"
remove tree stumps from
"stump a field"
Dictionary of English Synonymes
Smooth muscle tumour of undetermined malignant potential see there
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We are exploring rolling a truck out that would enable someone to see a hologram of me that is three-dimensional give my stump speech, and, also, if I were in a studio, which we could set up very easily, I could beam in and take questions live.
If you wish in this world to advance Your merits you're bound to enhance You must stir it and stump it, And blow your own trumpet, Or, trust me, you haven't a chance.
His style is a little gruff. You can poke at him and get him angry, but he's good at rolling out of it, he's got numbers, he's got facts, and if he gets caught by surprise he'll shift really quickly to his stump message. I don't think Hillary stands a chance against him.
I think the governor has to find a way. My advice to him is ... keep your stump speech really short and let people ask questions.
He goes out on the stump in 1948 and becomes' give'em hell Harry Truman,' this is one key to how to come back from a shellacking is to turn against that Congress from the other party.
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- عقب السيجارةArabic
- pařez, pahýl, těrkaCzech
- Stumpf, ratlos sein, verblüfft sein, mit seiner Weisheit am Ende seinGerman
- kanto, kampanjoida, tynkä, paalu, sekoittaa, hämmentääFinnish
- moignon, estompe, soucheFrench
- stobScottish Gaelic
- tumu, whakahanepī, mutumutuMāori
- toco, cotocoPortuguese
- пень, пенёк, огрызок, обломок, огарок, обрубок, культяRussian
- пањ, panjSerbo-Croatian
- pahýľ, peňSlovak
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