stymie

US [ˈstaɪmi]
UK ['staɪmi]
  • v.阻碍;阻挠;阻止;妨碍
  • n.(=stimy)妨碍(计划等) 阻碍
  • Web从中作梗;使处于困境;阻碍球
Simple Present:stymies  Present Participle:stymieing  Past Tense:stymied  
stymie
v.
1.
(informal)
~ sb/sth
阻挠;阻碍;阻止;妨碍to prevent sb from doing sth that they have planned or want to do; to prevent sth from happening

Sample Sentence

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