STOCK

stock

1. [Noun]: not used technically; any animals kept for use or profit

2. [Noun]: the reputation and popularity a person has; "his stock was so high he could have been elected mayor"

3. [Noun]: a certificate documenting the shareholder''s ownership in the corporation; "the value of his stocks doubled during the past year"

4. [Noun]: a supply of something available for future use; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"

5. [Noun]: the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity); "he owns a controlling share of the company''s stock"

6. [Noun]: persistent thickened stem of a herbaceous perennial plant

7. [Noun]: a plant or stem onto which a graft is made; especially a plant grown specifically to provide the root part of grafted plants

8. [Noun]: any of several Old World plants cultivated for their brightly colored flowers

9. [Noun]: any of various ornamental flowering plants of the genus Malcolmia

10. [Noun]: the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"

11. [Noun]: a special variety of domesticated animals within a species; "he experimented on a particular breed of white rats"; "he created a new strain of sheep"

12. [Noun]: liquid in which meat and vegetables are simmered; used as a basis for e.g. soups or sauces; "she made gravy with a base of beef stock"

13. [Noun]: lumber used in the construction of something; "they will cut round stock to 1-inch diameter"

14. [Noun]: the handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun; "the rifle had been fitted with a special stock"

15. [Noun]: the handle end of some implements or tools; "he grabbed the cue by the stock"

16. [Noun]: the merchandise that a shop has on hand; "they carried a vast inventory of hardware"

17. [Noun]: an ornamental white cravat

18. regularly and widely used or sold; "a standard size"; "a stock item"

19. routine; "a stock answer"

20. [Verb]: have on hand; "Do you carry kerosene heaters?"

21. [Verb]: provide or furnish with a stock of something; "stock the larder with meat"

22. [Verb]: stock up on to keep for future use or sale; "let''s stock coffee as long as prices are low"

23. [Verb]: supply with livestock; "stock a farm"

24. [Verb]: supply with fish; "stock a lake"

25. [Verb]: equip with a stock; "stock a rifle"

26. [Verb]: put forth and grow sprouts or shoots; "the plant sprouted early this year"

Similar words to 'stock'


Try another search!


Look up words in the English4.Today Online Dictionary and add them to your own personal dictionary for vocabulary practice.

All you need to start your own personal dictionary web is a free English4.Today membership.

English4.today Podcasts

Get immediate access to grammar tests, quizzes, exercises, pronuciation practice, vocabulary building, courses, and an online community all wanting to improve their English and help you improve yours! Standard membership is FREE!!

Close Menu
×
×

Basket

Learn English online with English4Today

English4.today STANDARD MEMBERSHIP is free and unlocks heaps of great English learning content for you!

TRY IT... WE ARE SURE IT WILL REALLY IMPROVE YOUR ENGLISH.