Synonyms of stymy


1. stymie, stymy, situation, position

usage: a situation in golf where an opponent's ball blocks the line between your ball and the hole

2. stymie, stymy, obstacle, obstruction

usage: a thwarting and distressing situation


1. obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass, prevent, forestall, foreclose, preclude, forbid

usage: hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of; "His brother blocked him at every turn"

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Definition and meaning of stymy (Dictionary)