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stymie

verb [T]  /ˈstɑɪ·mi/ ( present participle stymieing  /ˈstɑɪ·mi·ɪŋ/) us  
to prevent someone from achieving a goal or doing something that had been planned: Students were stymied by the test.
Translations of “stymie”
in Chinese (Traditional) 阻止,妨礙,阻撓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 阻止,妨碍,阻挠…
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