verb (used with object), es·topped, es·top·ping.
Words nearby estop
Origin of estop
OTHER WORDS FROM estopun·es·topped, adjective
Examples from the Web for estopped
Treason in the executive branch of the government was estopped.Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete|Ulysses S. Grant
Retired officers only because officers in active service were estopped from political agitation.Aircraft and Submarines|Willis J. Abbot.
Before attorning, you may do so; after that you are estopped.Mary Anerley|R. D. Blackmore
But here her guide flew to her assistance, and estopped further speech.
In rebuking inconstancy she was out of court; she was estopped, as the lawyers call it.Second String|Anthony Hope