noun see stonewall

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  • stonewaller — See stonewall. * * * …   Universalium

  • stonewaller — noun One who stonewalls …   Wiktionary

  • stonewaller — stone·wall·er …   English syllables

  • stonewaller — noun one who stonewalls or refuses to answer or cooperate; someone who delays by lengthy speeches etc. • Derivationally related forms: ↑stonewall • Hypernyms: ↑obstructionist, ↑obstructor, ↑obstructer, ↑resister, ↑thwarter * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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  • stonewall — Date: 1880 intransitive verb 1. chiefly British to engage in obstructive parliamentary debate or delaying tactics 2. to be uncooperative, obstructive, or evasive transitive verb to refuse to comply or cooperate with • stonewaller noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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