how to pronounce stanch


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stanch is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of stanch


  1. To extinguish; to quench, as fire or thirst.
  2. To prop; to make stanch, or strong.
  3. To stop the flow of.
  4. To cease, as the flowing of blood.


  1. Close; secret; private.
  2. Strong and tight; sound; firm.
  3. Firm in principle; constant and zealous; loyal; hearty; steadfast.


  1. A floodgate by which water is accumulated, for floating a boat over a shallow part of a stream by its release.
  2. That which stanches or checks a flow.

stanch frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word stanch occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics stanch can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that stanch can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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