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To remain in existence or active
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Completely disrupt
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Hinder or impede the movement or progress of
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To support with, or as if with, a prop
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To be able to stand up to scrutiny
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To keep afloat or aloft
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To be hiding, waiting to ambush or attack someone
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To steal
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To withstand scrutiny or criticism
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Endure
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To make strong and secure
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To extort something, especially money, from someone by putting them under strong pressure
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Give up; let go
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To extend or make longer
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To come in or join in without being invited
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To lift, raise, or set in an upright position
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To advise as the best course or choice
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To substantiate or prove the truth of something
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To ambush
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A temporary difficulty or problem
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In traffic, any narrowing of the road, especially resulting in a delay
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The action of taking property unlawfully from a person or place by force or threat of force
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A temporary stop in action or speech
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An action such as prolonged speaking which obstructs progress in a legislative assembly in a way that does not technically contravene the required procedures
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Retardation
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The act of retarding or delaying
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