the base of a tree left after the rest has been cut down
anything similar that remains after the main part has been cut or broken off,or worn down
walk stiffly or noisily
be too difficult for sb;puzzle
"This problem stumped her"
"The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"
"the candidate stumped the Northeast"
"stump a field"
Their finger-nails went, shredded and torn away, to leave their fingers bleeding stumps.
出自： B. England
I hear his stump on the stairs.
出自： S. Foote
The mortuary crosses were cut down, or stumped, in our churchyards.
出自： M. S. Gatty
She heard..a horse coming stump, stump, up to the door.
出自： G. Borrow