Stock Meaning

There are 27 meaning(s) for word Stock

Stock Meaning 1 : 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
Stock Meaning 2 : the merchandise that a shop has on hand

    Synonyms : inventory
Stock Meaning 3 : persistent thickened stem of a herbaceous perennial plant

    Synonyms : caudex
Stock Meaning 4 : any of several Old World plants cultivated for their brightly colored flowers

    Synonyms : gillyflower
Stock Meaning 5 : repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

    Example : a stock answer

    Synonyms : banal,  commonplace,  hackneyed,  old-hat,  shopworn,  threadbare,  timeworn,  tired,  trite,  well-worn
Stock Meaning 6 : put forth and grow sprouts or shoots

    Synonyms : sprout
Stock Meaning 7 : the descendants of one individual

    Synonyms : ancestry,  blood,  blood line,  bloodline,  descent,  line,  line of descent,  lineage,  origin,  parentage,  pedigree,  stemma
Stock Meaning 8 : any of various ornamental flowering plants of the genus Malcolmia

    Synonyms : malcolm stock
Stock Meaning 9 : a special variety of domesticated animals within a species

    Synonyms : breed,  strain
Stock Meaning 10 : have on hand

    Synonyms : carry,  stockpile
Stock Meaning 11 : a supply of something available for future use

    Synonyms : fund,  store
Stock Meaning 12 : any animals kept for use or profit

    Synonyms : farm animal,  livestock
Stock Meaning 13 : a certificate documenting the shareholder's ownership in the corporation

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

    Synonyms : stock certificate
Stock Meaning 14 : 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
Stock Meaning 15 : regularly and widely used or sold

    Example : a stock item

    Synonyms : standard
Stock Meaning 16 : 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
Stock Meaning 17 : an ornamental white cravat

    Synonyms : neckcloth
Stock Meaning 18 : a plant or stem onto which a graft is made; especially a plant grown specifically to provide the root part of grafted plants

Stock Meaning 19 : equip with a stock

    Example : stock a rifle

Stock Meaning 20 : lumber used in the construction of something

    Example : they will cut round stock to 1-inch diameter

Stock Meaning 21 : provide or furnish with a stock of something

    Example : stock the larder with meat

Stock Meaning 22 : routine

    Example : a stock answer

Stock Meaning 23 : supply with fish

    Example : stock a lake

Stock Meaning 24 : supply with livestock

    Example : stock a farm

Stock Meaning 25 : 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

Stock Meaning 26 : the handle end of some implements or tools

    Example : he grabbed the cue by the stock

Stock Meaning 27 : the reputation and popularity a person has

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

How to Pronounce Stock

  • stÉ‘k