'Stop' in the Bible
And in the same town was a widow who repeatedly came and entreated him, saying, "'Give me justice and stop my oppressor.'
But to prevent the matter spreading any further among the people, let us stop them by threats from speaking in the future in this name to any one whatever."
You must stop the mouths of such men, for they overthrow the faith of whole families, teaching what they ought not, just for the sake of making money.
For this reason, if I come, I shall not forget his conduct, nor his idle and mischievous talk against us. And he does not stop there: he not only will not receive the brethren, but those who desire to do this he hinders, and excludes them from the Church.