What is the opposite of flowing?

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Adjective
Opposite of graceful and fluent
Adjective
(especially of long hair or clothing) Opposite of hanging or draping loosely and gracefully
Adjective
(of a line or contour) Opposite of smoothly continuous
Adjective
Opposite of moving gracefully with ease
“According to the coach, his awkward kicking style can be fixed with time and practice.”
Adjective
(of clothing) Opposite of very loose-fitting, so as to hang away from the body
Adjective
Opposite of a substance that flows freely but is of constant volume, having a consistency like that of water or oil
Adjective
Opposite of smoothly elegant or graceful
Adjective
Opposite of free from interruptions or stoppages
“His reluctance to commit himself to one genre has undoubtedly been a contributing factor to his stop-start success.”
Adjective
Opposite of abundant or very plentiful in quantity
Adjective
Opposite of having a melodious or harmonious sound
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Opposite of having or relating to rhythm
Adjective
(of a style of speech or writing) Opposite of fluent and expansive
Adjective
Opposite of limp, not hard, firm, or rigid
Adjective
Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“They all saw Dawn as their sworn enemy, which made for an uncomfortable weekend away for me because I was now seen as a traitor.”
Adjective
(of clothing) Opposite of loosely fitted
“This uniform is a lot better than those tight jumpsuits we wore back in the day.”
Noun
Opposite of the action of flowing out
“A skin of vinyl ester resin is used on the outer layer to provide a barrier against the ingress of water.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to move or proceed with a given movement or momentum
“Reach over and turn the faucet clockwise to stop the flow of the water.”
Verb
(flow from) Opposite of present participle for to proceed or be produced continuously
“It was expected that workplace complaints would diminish once the staff was provided with precise and sufficient information.”
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