verb (used with object)
- stoppage time,
- stoppard, tom,
- stopped diapason,
- stopping by woods on a snowy evening,
- stopping power,
Origin of stopper
Examples from the Web for stoppered
If a stoppered bottle is available, the stopper must be taken out and measured as to its diameter at the top and bottoM.On Laboratory Arts|Richard Threlfall
Both the alcoholic and ethereal extract of mezereon must be kept in stoppered bottles.
The sampling should be performed expeditiously to prevent carbonating, and portions placed in a stoppered bottle.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
Pass the powders through a fine sieve, rub them lightly in a mortar, and keep the powder in a stoppered bottle.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Third experiment—stopped ship, lowered guard, stoppered cable.The Story of The Atlantic Cable|Charles Bright
"glass plug for a bottle neck," 1660s, agent noun from stop (v.).