Definitions and translations for "stall"

Definition of stall

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Noun
1. A compartment for a single animal in a stable or cattle shed.
2. A stable; a place for cattle.
3. A bench or table on which small articles of merchandise are exposed for sale.
4. A small open-fronted shop, for example in a market.
5. A very small room used for a shower or a toilet.
6. A seat in a theatre close to and (about) level with the stage; traditionally, a seat with arms, or otherwise partly enclosed, as distinguished from the benches, sofas, etc.
7. Loss of lift due to an airfoil's critical angle of attack being exceeded.
8. An Heathen altar, typically an indoor one, as contrasted with a more substantial outdoor harrow.
9. A seat in a church, especially one next to the chancel or choir, reserved for church officials and dignitaries.
10. A church office that entitles the incumbent to the use of a church stall.
11. A sheath to protect the finger.
12. The space left by excavation between pillars.
13. A parking stall; a space for a vehicle in a parking lot or parkade.
Verb
14. To put (an animal etc) in a stall.
To stall an ox
15. To fatten.
To stall cattle
16. To come to a standstill.
17. To plunge into mire or snow so as not to be able to get on; to set; to fix.
To stall a cart
18. To exceed the critical angle of attack, resulting in total loss of lift.
19. To live in, or as if in, a stall; to dwell.
20. To be stuck, as in mire or snow; to stick fast.
21. To be tired of eating, as cattle.
22. To place in an office with the customary formalities; to install.
23. To forestall; to anticipate.
24. To keep close; to keep secret.
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English - English - stall

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n. stand, booth; pen, compartment in a stable for an animal; pretext to delay; protective covering for a finger; (Airplanes) loss of control, loss of lift; (British) orchestra seats
v. put into a stable; delay, check the progress of; cause to stop, cause to turn off (of a motor)
n. stable, barn, shed, coop, hutch, pen, farm building used to house animals or store hay and grain

English - Spanish - stall

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s. pesebre; puesto, casilla, tenderete; silla de coro, banco de iglesia, sitial; establo; evasiva; butaca; calado de motor; perdida de control (en aeronaves)
v. quedar atascado, abarrancarse, atascarse, atollarse, embarrancarse, encallarse, encenagarse, vararse; poner en el establo; hacer encallar; andar con rodeos

English - French - stall

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n. case; éventaire, étalage, stand; emplacement (du marché); stalle de départ (chevaux); (médecine) doigtier: fauteuils (orchestre); (engin) calage; perte de contrôle; (aviation) perte de la force ascensionnelle, perte d'altitude
v. faire entrer à l'étalage; retenir; s'éteindre; décliner une offre; se dérober

English - German - stall

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n. Stand, Hütte, Verschlag, Abteil in einen Tierstall; Ausrede für Verspätungen; Futteral für einen Finger; (Flugzeuge) Verlust an Höhe oder Auftrieb
v. stehenbleiben; abwürgen; überziehen; durchsacken; ausweichen

English - Indonesian - stall

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n. kandang, warung, kedai, kios, stan, jongko, meja tempat penjualan, meja kedai, alasan, dalih
v. mengandangkan, mengelak, berdalih, menipu, memperdaya, memperdayakan, ragu-ragu, berperan sbg, memperlambatkan, memperlambat, gagal, mogok, mati, mematikan

English - Italian - stall

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s. box di stalla; scuderia; stalla per bovini; chiosco, bancarella; (Teat) poltrona; (Rel) stallo, scanno; (Med) ditale, salvadito; (Mot) arresto del motore; (am) posto macchina
v. mettere all'ingrasso nella stalla; (Mot) far spegnere; (Aer) far andare in stallo

English - Polish - stall

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n. przegroda w stajni, stragan, kram, buda jarmarczna, budka, stoisko, komora, przodek {górn.}, stalla w kościele, pretekst
v. blokować, ugrzęznąć, zwłoka: grać na zwłokę

English - Portuguese - stall

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s. estande, cabina, boxe, pequeno compartimento; vaga (marcada numa garagem); estábulo individual, baia; barraca, tenda; dedeira; perda de velocidade, condição na qual uma aeronave perde a sustentação (Aeronáuica); pretexto, desculpa, evasiva
v. estabular, pôr em estábulo; parar; apagar, enguiçar; protelar, atrasar, procrastinar; esquivar-se

English - Romanian - stall

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n. grajd, staul, boxă, prăvălie, stand, strană {bis.}, jilţ, spaţiu între stănoage, adăpost, oprire, pierdere de viteză
v. băga în grajd, înnămoli: se înnămoli, cala: se cala, bloca: se bloca, intra în scădere de viteză

English - Russian - stall

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с. стойло, хлев, конюшня; ларек, киоск, палатка, прилавок; кресло в партере; забой, штабель
г. ставить в стойло; обманывать, уклоняться, останавливать; задерживать, застревать, терять скорость

English - Turkish - stall

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f. oyalamak, hızı kesilerek düşmek, zaman kazanmak, geciktirmek, saplanmak, durmak (motor), stop etmek, hızı kesilmek
i. ahır, koltuk, stand, tezgâh, koltuk [tiy.], sargı (parmak), hız kaybedip düşme (uçak), park yeri, oyalama, bahanelerle aldatma, vakit kazanmaya çalışma

English - Ukrainian - stall

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n. стійло, доїльний верстат, прилавок, хлів, ларьок
v. стійло: ставити тварину в стійло, стійло: тримати тварину в стійлі

German - English - stall

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v. put into a stable; delay, check the progress of; cause to stop, cause to turn off (of a motor)

English - Dutch - stall

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zn. stal; kraam, stalletje; afdeling (in restaurant), box; koorbank; stallesplaat; diefjesmaat; verlies van besturing over vliegtuig
ww. blijven steken; afslaan (v. motor); draaien, tijd rekken; stallen; ophouden, blokkeren

English - Greek - stall

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ουσ. στάβλος, υπεκφυγή, φάτνη, κάθισμα, παράπηγμα
ρήμ. αναβάλλω, αποφεύγω, σταβλίζω, σταματώ

German - Spanish - stall

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n. establo (m), cuchitril (m), cuadra (f), corral (m)

German - French - stall

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n. étable (f), écurie (f), porcherie (f), bergerie (f), cage (m), clapier (m), poulailler (m)

German - Italian - stall

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n. stalla (f), scuderia (f), fogna (f), porcile (m), ovile (m), stallo (m), bestia: bestie della stalla (pl)

German - Russian - stall

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n. хлев (m), сарай (m), конюшня (m), стойло (m)

German - Turkish - stall

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i. ahır (m), damız (m)

German - Dutch - stall

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hok ,stal ,kooi ,stalletje

English - Arabic - stall

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‏قاعة عرض السلع، صالة المغادرة، كشك، المربط، مقعد في مذبح الكنيسة، غمد الإصبع، حجيرة، مماطلة، مناورة‏
‏توقف، ماطل، حاول كسب الوقت، أجل، أمهل، أجل بالمواربة، إنفك، توقف فجأة‏

English - Chinese - stall

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(名) 货摊, 摊位; 小围栏, 马厩或牛棚里给一个动物的一小间, 隔间; 推迟的借口; 给一个手指的护套; (飞机用语) 失去控制, 无法起飞
(动) 把...关入畜舍; 使动弹不得; 使陷入泥潭; 使熄火; 被关入畜舍; 抛锚; 熄火; 失速; 拖延, 推迟; 拖时间使等候, 把...拖住; 支吾, 拖延; 拖延时间

English - Chinese - stall

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(名) 欄, 柵, 廄; 書報亭; 貨攤, 攤位; 隔間, 小間#拖延; 詭計; 托詞
(動) 把...關入畜舍; 使動彈不得; 使陷入泥潭; 使熄火; 被關入畜舍; 拋錨; 熄火; 失速; 拖延, 推遲; 拖時間使等候, 把...拖住; 支吾, 拖延; 拖延時間

English - Hindi - stall

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n. थान, छोटी दुकान, आसन, अगिम आसन, अंगुली-त्राण
v. थान पर रखना, टालना, रोकना, अचानक रुक जाना, उड़ने की गति समाप्त होना

English - Japanese - stall

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(動) 家畜小屋に入れる; 立ち往生させる; エンストを起こさせる; 待たせる; 引き延ばす
(名) 露店, 屋台; 囲い, 動物用仕切り; 遅れる口実; 指の保護覆い; (航空)制御の喪失, 上昇力の喪失

English - Korean - stall

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명. 한 구획; 축사의 한 칸; 노점, 스탠드; 손가락 씌우개; (비행기)균형을 잃음
동. 축사에 들어가다; 지연하다, 과정을 살피다; 오도가도 못하게 하다, 엔진 등이 멎다

English - Vietnamese - stall

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n. ngăn tủ, chuồng bò, quán để bán hàng, sập bán hàng
v. nhốt vào chuồng, ngăn ra nhiều ngăn, cho máy xe hơi ngưng lại

German - Chinese - stall

Pronunciation
[der]马厩。马棚。马房。牛棚。猪圈。农庄里用来贮藏干草或谷物的房子。
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Synonyms for stall
1. booth: cell, stable, berth, enclosure, crib, chamber, cubicle
2. kill the engine: flood, choke, die, quit, fail
3. delay: obstruct, hamper, dawdle, hinder, loiter
Verb forms for stall
Present participle: stalling
Present: stall (3.person: stalls)
Past: stalled
Future: will stall
Present conditional: would stall
Present Perfect: have stalled (3.person: has stalled)
Past Perfect: had stalled
Future Perfect: will have stalled
Past conditional: would have stalled