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  • v. to become unable to proceed or advance

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. be unable to move further


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  • “It’ll give us a chance to talk, just us, in case we get stuck with Mr. and Ms. Dimantopoulos as a double date.”

    Isabel’s Bed

  • People’s names, like Beeban Kidron or Atom Egoyan, get stuck in my head the same way, as though the memory, about its daily housework, doesn’t quite know where to put them and ends up carrying them about distractedly.


  • The tip of the threshold's only about six hundred feet deep, so the bigger bergs get stuck on it.

    Crusader Gold

  • All paper sent to the president on policy matters would flow through Meeses office, and it would often get stuck there.

    In the Shadow of the Oval Office


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