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stonewall

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstonewallstone‧wall /ˌstəʊnˈwɔːl $ ˌstoʊnˈwɒːl/ verb [intransitive]  DELAYto delay a discussion, decision etc by talking a lot and refusing to answer questions→ See Verb table
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stonewallHis immediate response was to stonewall.The overall government line was to stonewall international pressure for pollution curbs, pending more research.
StonewallStonewall  a British organization that works to improve the legal rights of homosexual men and women, and to persuade politicians to change any laws that treat homosexuals unfairly
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Verb table
stonewall
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theystonewall
he, she, itstonewalls
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theystonewalled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave stonewalled
he, she, ithas stonewalled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad stonewalled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill stonewall
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have stonewalled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam stonewalling
he, she, itis stonewalling
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you, we, theyare stonewalling
Past
I, he, she, itwas stonewalling
you, we, theywere stonewalling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been stonewalling
he, she, ithas been stonewalling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been stonewalling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be stonewalling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been stonewalling
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