Definitions For Stymie


  • A thwarting and distressing situation
  • A situation in golf where an opponent's ball blocks the line between your ball and the hole


  • Hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
  • To stop (someone) from doing something or to stop (something) from happening

Is Stymie a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Stymie is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stymie in a Sentence

  • Progress on the project has been stymied by lack of money.
  • The raging blizzard stymied the rescuers' attempts to find the stranded mountain climbers

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