What does estop mean?

Definitions for estopɛˈstɒp

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  1. estop(Verb)

    To impede or bar by estoppel.

  2. estop(Verb)

    To stop up, to plug

  3. Origin: and estoper, from a verb, from Classical noun stuppa.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Estop(verb)

    to impede or bar by estoppel

  2. Origin: [OF. estoper to stop, plug, close, F. touper, LL. stuppare to close with tow, obstruct, fr. L. stuppa tow, oakum, cf. Gr. sty`pph. Cf. Stop.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Estop

    es-top′, v.t. to stop or bar: (law) to hinder, preclude:—pr.p. estop′ping; pa.p. estop′ped.ns. Estop′pāge, the state of being estopped; Estop′pel, a conclusive admission, which cannot be denied by the party whom it affects. [O. Fr. estoperestoupe—L. stuppa, tow. See Stop.]

Anagrams for estop »

  1. ETOPS, pesto, poets, poset, stoep, stope, topes

  2. ETOPS

  3. Poets

  4. Poset

  5. Stoep

  6. Stope

  7. Topes


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of estop in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of estop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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