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  1. stumpedadjective

    Perplexed, at a loss.

    I'm stumped by this question.

  2. stumpedadjective

    To be out by being stumped by the wicket keeper.

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  1. Stumped

    of Stump


  1. Stumped

    Stumped is a method of dismissal in cricket, which occurs if the wicket-keeper breaks the wicket while holding the ball when the batsman is not in their crease.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Stumped

    To have no money left. See “Stump up.”

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stumped in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stumped in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  1. Camille Kostek:

    When I like something I take a pic to remember when I feel stumped at the grocery store, … We have been on a journey of learning about what our different bodies love and respond well to and things that leave us in pain, inflamed or fatigued from! OH and I RARELY drink alcohol.

  2. Kemp Powers:

    For some reason the idea of the four of them together in a room really sparked my imagination. My initial intention was to write a book about their friendship but the thing that stumped me was that I couldn't get a lot of details about what they discussed in the room, it seems to me like perfect grist for the mill for a dramatic piece where these four titans are trapped in a room together, the idea being that the room becomes a ring with this four-way match.

  3. Grenita Lathan:

    I want to remind people we're still recovering from 2017 when Hurricane Harvey hit, now we're being hit by Covid-19, i know how to get things done but this virus has stumped me, I will tell you the truth.

  4. Sheryl McCollum:

    I think they are also stumped, because he doesn't find anything until he is out of the sight of law enforcement. There is nobody there, next to him when he finds the item, nobody is wearing gloves, and look here. Here comes a man walking his dog. This scene is not secured, there is no crime scene tape, they haven't cordoned off anything or stopped anyone from coming into the area. Whole thing is odd. And every single time the parents are involved with something it just leaves us baffled.

  5. Kanye West:

    On Jimmy Kimmel we had a great time having a dialogue. I ’m reading that I was stumped by a question. Let me clarify the click bait. I was n’t stumped. I was n’t given a chance to answer the question, the question was so important I took time to think. And then I was hit with the let’s go to commercial break. That interview showed strong personalities with different opinions having a civil conversation.

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