Definition of Stalling

1. Noun. A tactic used to mislead or delay.

Exact synonyms: Stall
Generic synonyms: Obstruction
Specialized synonyms: Stonewalling
Derivative terms: Stall, Stall, Stall



Definition of Stalling

1. n. Stabling.

Definition of Stalling

1. Verb. (present participle of stall) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stalling

1. stall [v] - See also: stall

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stalling

stalkumentaries
stalkumentary
stalky
stall
stall-fed
stall bar
stall handler
stallage
stallages
stallation
stalled
staller
stallers
stallholder
stallholders
stalling (current term)
stallings
stallioneer
stallioneers
stallioner
stallioners
stallions
stallkeeper
stallkeepers
stallman
stallmen
stallon
stallons
stalls

Literary usage of Stalling

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1. Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Under the Editorial Supervision of Lyon edited by Lyon Gardiner Tyler (1915)
"Virginia in 1624 with Mrs. Epps, and Peter and William Epps. Not long after his arrival, he had a duel with Captain Edward stalling, whom he killed. ..."

2. ABC of Aviation: A Complete, Practical Treatise Outlining Clearly the by Victor Wilfred Pagé (1918)
"... Attain Altitude and Handle Machine—Precautions When Landing— Danger in stalling—Control in Making Turns—Flying Learned Only by Practice—Important Hints. ..."

3. The A-B-C of Aviation: A Complete, Practical Treatise Outlining Clearly the by Victor Wilfred Pagé (1918)
"... Attain Altitude and Handle Machine—Precautions When Landing— Danger in stalling—Control in Making Turns—Flying Learned Only by Practice—Important Hints. ..."

4. Encyclopedia of Engineering: A Treatise on Boilers, Steam Engines, the by International School of Engineering (1906)
"... when stalling with a heavy train on a grade, if live steam is admitted to the low-pressure cylinder sufficient additional power is obtained to start the ..."

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