stop (v.) 4
fill, cram, stuff
2H4 I.i.78 [Northumberland to Morton, of his allies] Stopping my greedy ear with their bold deeds
2H4 I.ii.41 [Falstaff to Page, of tradesmen] I had as lief they would put ratsbane in my mouth as offer to stop it with security
R2 II.i.17 [York to John of Gaunt, of King Richard's ear] it is stopped with other, flattering sounds

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