stonewaller

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

stonewall +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

stonewaller (plural stonewallers)

  1. One who stonewalls.
    • 2007 April 26, Ginia Bellafante, “The Medium, the Message, the Drama of TV’s Q & A”, New York Times:
      Much of the drama of “Frost/Nixon” rests on the idea that Nixon was a consummate stonewaller and Mr. Frost a glitz-hound and possible nincompoop, incapable of the obduracy required for such a reportorial effort.