Complete Definition of "stopple"

English

Etymology
Partly from stop, partly from estoppel.

Pronunciation
IPA|/'stÉpÉl/

Noun
en-noun

  1. a plug, a stopper

Verb
en-verb|stoppl|ing

  1. to plug, to stop up

#*1605: Shut your mouth, dame, / Or with this paper shall I stopple it. â William Shakespeare, King Lear V.iii

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