stanch

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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
staunch
To stop the flow of (blood)
staunch
To stop, check, or deter an action
staunch
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).

staunch
dependable, persistent
To stanch
stench
stancher
One who, or that which, stanches, or stops, the flowing, as of blood
staunch
{f} stop the flow of a liquid; cause a wound to stop bleeding (also stanch)
staunch
stop the flow of a liquid; "staunch the blood flow"; "them the tide"
staunch
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
staunch
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
staunch
{s} loyal, steadfast; strong, solid, sturdy; steadfast, unwavering (also stanch)
staunch
To check the flow of
staunch
firm and dependable especially in loyalty; "a steadfast ally"; "a staunch defender of free speech"; "unswerving devotion"; "unswerving allegiance"
staunch
loyal, trustworthy
staunch
See Stanch, Stanchly, etc
staunch
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
staunching
present participle of staunch
stanch

    Türkische aussprache

    stänç

    Aussprache

    /ˈstanʧ/ /ˈstænʧ/

    Etymologie

    [ '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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