stopped, stopped-up(a), stopped up(p)(adj)
(of a nose) blocked
"a stopped (or stopped-up) nose"
Not moving, but not properly parked or berthed;
In the state resulting from having stopped.
A stopped clock is right twice a day.
Having a stop; being closed at one end.
In a well-pruned state.
Origin: From . In some senses, the adjective follows from the verb; in others, it may derive directly from the noun stop.
made by complete closure of the mouth organs; shut; -- said of certain consonants (p, b, t, d, etc.)
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'stopped' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1085
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'stopped' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1057
The numerical value of stopped in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of stopped in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We stopped Saddam Hussein, we stopped their program. I think we did a lot.
Frost When was the last time you stopped to appreciate a good sunset- oh yeah that's right. You were born a vampire.
Because I could not stop for Death -- He kindly stopped for me -- The carriage held but just ourselvesAnd immortality.
Stopped the car, hopped out, stopped traffic and became the doctor. Got the baby out. Called the ambulance and here we are.
God has never stopped being good/kind to you. Yes! it is you that have stopped being thankful to him. For, God's goodness/kindness is unfailing.
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