Definitions for (noun) stump

Main entry: dais, stump, pulpit, podium, rostrum, soapbox, ambo

Definition: a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it


Main entry: stump

Definition: (cricket) any of three upright wooden posts that form the wicket


Main entry: stump

Definition: the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed


Main entry: tree stump, stump

Definition: the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled

Definitions for (verb) stump

Main entry: stump

Definition: remove tree stumps from

Usage: stump a field


Main entry: mix up, stump

Definition: cause to be perplexed or confounded

Usage: This problem stumped her


Main entry: stump

Definition: travel through a district and make political speeches

Usage: the candidate stumped the Northeast


Main entry: stamp, stomp, stump

Definition: walk heavily

Usage: The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots