verb (used with object), es·topped, es·top·ping.
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Origin of estop
OTHER WORDS FROM estopun·es·topped, adjective
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By publishing his new libel, you estop yourself from denying me this freedom.A Public Appeal for Redress to the Corporation and Overseers of Harvard University|Francis Ellingwood Abbot
Such was alien to his kindly nature; and if it had not been, there were other causes to estop him from any such indulgence.The Memories of Fifty Years|William H. Sparks
But—but how can a stroke of the pen, a mere gesture, estop a whole class of American citizens forever?Birthright|T.S. Stribling
This alone, it would seem, ought to estop him from a new trial.The Religious Persecution in France 1900-1906|Jane Milliken Napier Brodhead
All these inhibitory influences which generally produce negation do not estop Mr. Hughes.Behind the Mirrors|Clinton W. Gilbert