Words that Rhyme with stanch
1 Syllable Words
blanch, blanche, branch, branche, lancz, ranch, tranche
3 Syllable Words
Definitions of stanch
v. t. To stop the flowing of, as blood; to check; also, to stop the flowing of blood from; as, to stanch a wound.
v. t. To extinguish; to quench, as fire or thirst.
v. i. To cease, as the flowing of blood.
n. That which stanches or checks.
n. A flood gate by which water is accumulated, for floating a boat over a shallow part of a stream by its release.
v. t. Strong and tight; sound; firm; as, a stanch ship.
v. t. Firm in principle; constant and zealous; loyal; hearty; steady; steadfast; as, a stanch churchman; a stanch friend or adherent.
v. t. Close; secret; private.
v. t. To prop; to make stanch, or strong.