Meaning of STOPPER in English


n. & v.

n. 1 a plug for closing a bottle etc. 2 a person or thing that stops something. 3 Naut. a rope or clamp etc. for checking and holding a rope cable or chain cable. close or secure with a stopper. put a stopper on 1 put an end to (a thing). 2 keep (a person) quiet.

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