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Related to from stem to stern: come in handy, take account of, so much for, worse for wear, bevy of beauties, in droves, in line with
stem(Check), verb arrest, balk, bear up against, block, bung, checkmate, choke, clog, coercere, cohibere, cork, counteract, curb, dam up, deadlock, deter, foil, frustrate, halt, hamper, hinder, hold back, impede, intercept, interrupt, keep at bay, keep in, obstruct, oppose, plug, prevent, quell, rein in, repel, repulse, resist, restrain, retard, scotch, stall, stanch, stay, stop, suppress, thwart, veto
stem(Originate), verb arise, begin, branch off, come, commence, derive, descend, emanate, ensue, flow, follow, germinate, grow, issue, originate, proceed, result, rise, spring, sprout, start, trail
See also: block, bloodline, cease, check, confront, constrict, derivation, enjoin, halt, inhibit, obstruct, oppose, parentage, race, repulse, resist, restrain, source, stay, stop, withstand