[ stop-uh l ]
/ ˈstɒp əl /
Chiefly Northern U.S.


a stopper, especially for a bottle.

verb (used with object), stop·pled, stop·pling.

to close or fit with a stopple.


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Origin of stopple

First recorded in 1350–1400, stopple is from the Middle English word stoppel. See stop, -le Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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