What is another word for filibuster?

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[ fˈɪlɪbˌʌstə], [ fˈɪlɪbˌʌstə], [ f_ˈɪ_l_ɪ_b_ˌʌ_s_t_ə]

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How to use "Filibuster" in context?

Filibuster, derived from the Dutch word for "terrorist," is a procedural debate tactic in the United States Senate in which a senator blockades a bill or motion from receiving a vote by talking endlessly in order to defeat it. A filibuster can last for days, weeks, or even months.

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Homophones for Filibuster:

  • fill-a-buster.

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