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To stop the flow of

A small amount of cotton can be stuffed into the nose to stanch the flow of blood if necessary.

{a} sound, firm, strong, determined, true
{v} to stop blood, stop, cease, satisfy, cloy
To prop; to make stanch, or strong
To cease, as the flowing of blood
{f} stop the flow of a liquid; cause a wound to stop bleeding (also staunch)
To extinguish; to quench, as fire or thirst
Strong and tight; sound; firm; as, a stanch ship
A flood gate by which water is accumulated, for floating a boat over a shallow part of a stream by its release
Close; secret; private
Variant of staunch
stop the flow of a liquid; "staunch the blood flow"; "them the tide"
To stop the flowing of, as blood; to check; also, to stop the flowing of blood from; as, to stanch a wound
Firm in principle; constant and zealous; loyal; hearty; steady; steadfast; as, a stanch churchman; a stanch friend or adherent
{s} loyal, steadfast; strong, solid, sturdy (also staunch)
That which stanches or checks
To stop the flow of (blood)
To stop, check, or deter an action
loyal, trustworthy, reliable, outstanding

he relished a glass of choice old wine in season as both nourishing and bloodmaking and possessing aperient virtues (notably a good burgundy which he was a staunch believer in).

dependable, persistent
To stanch
One who, or that which, stanches, or stops, the flowing, as of blood
{f} stop the flow of a liquid; cause a wound to stop bleeding (also stanch)
stop the flow of a liquid; "staunch the blood flow"; "them the tide"
To staunch a wound, or to staunch the blood from a wound, means to stop the wound from bleeding. Tom tried to staunch the blood with his handkerchief. Variant of staunch. giving strong loyal support to another person, organization, belief etc = steadfast (estanche, from estancher; STAUNCH). stanch to stop the flow of liquid, especially of blood from a wound
A staunch supporter or believer is very loyal to a person, organization, or set of beliefs, and supports them strongly. He's a staunch supporter of controls on government spending. = steadfast + staunchly staunch·ly He was staunchly opposed to a public confession
{s} loyal, steadfast; strong, solid, sturdy; steadfast, unwavering (also stanch)
To check the flow of
firm and dependable especially in loyalty; "a steadfast ally"; "a staunch defender of free speech"; "unswerving devotion"; "unswerving allegiance"
loyal, trustworthy
See Stanch, Stanchly, etc
To staunch the flow of something means to stop it. The government claims this is the only way to staunch the annual flow to Germany of hundreds of thousands of refugees
present participle of staunch

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    /ˈstanʧ/ /ˈstænʧ/


    [ 'stonch, 'stänch, 'stanch ] (transitive verb.) 14th century. Middle English staunchen, from Middle French estancher, perhaps from Vulgar Latin stanticare, from Latin stant-, stans, present participle.

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