Definition of Restem

1. v. t. To force back against the current; as, to restem their backward course.



Definition of Restem

1. Verb. To force back against the current. ¹

2. Verb. To stem, or move against. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Restem

1. to force against the current [v RESTEMMED, RESTEMMING, RESTEMS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Restem

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restauranteurs
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restaurantgoers
restaurantland
restaurants
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rested
restem (current term)
restemmed
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restenotic
rester
resterilization
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Literary usage of Restem

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1. A Latin-English Dictionary Printed from the Unfinished Ms. of the Late by Thomas Hewitt Key (1888)
"12, 32, 20; also the stalk of garlic, Plin. 20, 51; в. met. ш а fisherman's mouth, Paulisper remitte restem (stop the rope) dum concedo et ..."

2. The Ormulum by Robert Meadows White (1852)
"r eis qui trahunt peccata velut restem longam. 111! autem trahunt peccata sicut restem longam, qui addunt peccata pec- catis ; qui cum fecerint unum ..."

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