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Engelsk udsagnsord: stonewall

1. stonewall (om kommunikation) obstruct or hinder any discussion


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNixon stonewalled the Watergate investigation.
When she doesn't like to face a problem, she simply stonewalls.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerblock, blockade, embarrass, hinder, obstruct, stymie, stymy

2. stonewall (om ændring) engage in delaying tactics or refuse to cooperate


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe President stonewalled when he realized the plot was being uncovered by a journalist.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerdelay, detain, hold up









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