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  • noun
    plural stumps
    [count] a part that remains after something has been broken off, removed, worn down, etc.
    the stump of a pipe/tooth
    the part of a tree that remains in the ground after the tree is cut down
    a tree stump
    the part of an arm or leg that remains after most of it has been cut off
    cricket :one of the three sticks that form a wicket
    on the stump
    traveling around and giving speeches during a campaign for election to a political office
    candidates who give the same speech over and over when they're on the stump - see also stump speech
    stumps; stumped; stumping
    [+ obj] :to be too difficult for (someone) to answer
    US :to go to different places and make speeches during a political campaign [no obj]
    [+ obj] cricket :to cause (a batsman who is away from the hitting area) to be out by touching the wicket with the ball
    stump up
    [phrasal verb]
    stump up or stump up (something) also stump (something) up Brit informal :to pay (an amount of money) especially when you do not want to
    He may be required to stump up for the repairs.
    If she can't payI'll have to stump up [=cough upthe money.

    * Các từ tương tự:
    stump speech, stumper, stumpy