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Meaning of word stock from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

stock   noun

Meaning : The capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity).

Example : He owns a controlling share of the company's stock.

Meaning : The merchandise that a shop has on hand.

Example : They carried a vast inventory of hardware.
They stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory.

Synonyms : inventory

Meaning : 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.

Example : The rifle had been fitted with a special stock.

Synonyms : gunstock

बंदूक का पिछला चौड़ा भाग।

सिपाही ने कुंदे से मार-मारकर चोर को घायल कर दिया।
कुंदा, कुन्दा

Meaning : A certificate documenting the shareholder's ownership in the corporation.

Example : The value of his stocks doubled during the past year.

Synonyms : stock certificate

Meaning : A supply of something available for future use.

Example : He brought back a large store of Cuban cigars.

Synonyms : fund, store

भविष्य में उपयोग में लाए जाने के लिए उपलब्ध सामग्री।

कंपनियों के पास पर्याप्त स्टॉक होता है।
स्टाक, स्टॉक

Meaning : The descendants of one individual.

Example : His entire lineage has been warriors.

Synonyms : ancestry, blood, blood line, bloodline, descent, line, line of descent, lineage, origin, parentage, pedigree, stemma

Meaning : A special variety of domesticated animals within a species.

Example : He experimented on a particular breed of white rats.
He created a new strain of sheep.

Synonyms : breed, strain

किसी जाति के पालतू पशुओं की एक विशेष प्रजाति।

उसने एक अच्छी नस्ल का कुत्ता पाला है।
नसल, नस्ल

Meaning : Liquid in which meat and vegetables are simmered. Used as a basis for e.g. soups or sauces.

Example : She made gravy with a base of beef stock.

Synonyms : broth

Meaning : The reputation and popularity a person has.

Example : His stock was so high he could have been elected mayor.

Meaning : Persistent thickened stem of a herbaceous perennial plant.

Synonyms : caudex

Meaning : A plant or stem onto which a graft is made. Especially a plant grown specifically to provide the root part of grafted plants.

Meaning : Any of several Old World plants cultivated for their brightly colored flowers.

Synonyms : gillyflower

Meaning : Any of various ornamental flowering plants of the genus Malcolmia.

Synonyms : malcolm stock

Meaning : Lumber used in the construction of something.

Example : They will cut round stock to 1-inch diameter.

Meaning : The handle end of some implements or tools.

Example : He grabbed the cue by the stock.

Meaning : An ornamental white cravat.

Synonyms : neckcloth

Meaning : Any animals kept for use or profit.

Synonyms : farm animal, livestock

stock   verb

Meaning : Have on hand.

Example : Do you carry kerosene heaters?.

Synonyms : carry, stockpile

Meaning : Equip with a stock.

Example : Stock a rifle.

Meaning : Supply with fish.

Example : Stock a lake.

Meaning : Supply with livestock.

Example : Stock a farm.

Meaning : Amass so as to keep for future use or sale or for a particular occasion or use.

Example : Let's stock coffee as long as prices are low.

Synonyms : buy in, stock up

Meaning : Provide or furnish with a stock of something.

Example : Stock the larder with meat.

Meaning : Put forth and grow sprouts or shoots.

Example : The plant sprouted early this year.

Synonyms : sprout

stock   adjective

Meaning : Repeated too often. Overfamiliar through overuse.

Example : Bromidic sermons.
His remarks were trite and commonplace.
Hackneyed phrases.
A stock answer.
Repeating threadbare jokes.
Parroting some timeworn axiom.
The trite metaphor `hard as nails'.

Synonyms : banal, commonplace, hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn

Meaning : Routine.

Example : A stock answer.

Meaning : Regularly and widely used or sold.

Example : A standard size.
A stock item.

Synonyms : standard


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