Definition of stock. Meaning of stock. Synonyms of stock
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Definition of stock
Stock Stock, n.
1. Raw material; that out of which something is manufactured;
as, paper stock.
2. (Soap Making) A plain soap which is made into toilet soap
by adding perfumery, coloring matter, etc.
StockStock Stock, a.
Used or employed for constant service or application, as if
constituting a portion of a stock or supply; standard;
permanent; standing; as, a stock actor; a stock play; a stock
sermon. ``A stock charge against Raleigh.' --C. Kingsley.
Stock company (Theater), a company of actors regularly
employed at one theater, or permanently acting together in
various plays under one management. StockStock Stock (st[o^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stocked
(st[o^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. Stocking.]
1. To lay up; to put aside for future use; to store, as
merchandise, and the like.
2. To provide with material requisites; to store; to fill; to
supply; as, to stock a warehouse, that is, to fill it with
goods; to stock a farm, that is, to supply it with cattle
and tools; to stock land, that is, to occupy it with a
permanent growth, especially of grass.
3. To suffer to retain milk for twenty-four hours or more
previous to sale, as cows.
4. To put in the stocks. [R.] --Shak.
To stock an anchor (Naut.), to fit it with a stock, or to
fasten the stock firmly in place.
To stock cards (Card Playing), to arrange cards in a
certain manner for cheating purposes. [Cant] stock To take place, root, sides, stock, etc. See under
Place, Root, Side, etc.
To take the air.
(a) (Falconry) To seek to escape by trying to rise higher
than the falcon; -- said of a bird.
(b) See under Air.
To take the field. (Mil.) See under Field.
To take thought, to be concerned or anxious; to be
solicitous. --Matt. vi. 25, 27.
To take to heart. See under Heart.
To take to task, to reprove; to censure.
Meaning of stock from wikipedia
- The stock
(also capital stock
) of a corporation
of the equity stock
of its owners. A single share
of the stock represents fractional
- A stock exchange
is an exchange where stock brokers
can buy and sell stocks
shares), bonds, and other
- A stock
market, equity market
or share market
is the aggregation
(a loose network
transactions, not a physical
- This is a list of active stock
that also offer trading
in securities besides trading
in ****ures contracts
is a form of automobile racing found mainly
and most prominently
in the United States
and Canada, with Australia, New Zealand
is a flavored liquid
preparation. It forms
of many dishes, particularly soups
and sauces. Making stocks involves simmering animal
- Stock photography
is the supply
of photographs, which
are often licensed
uses. The stock photo
industry, which began
to gain hold in the...
- A stock
, also known
as a shoulder stock
, a buttstock, or simply
a butt is a part of a rifle
firearm, to which
- A stock trader
or equity trader
or share trader
is a person
or company involved
in trading equity
securities. Stock traders
may be an agent, hedger, arbitrageur...
- The London Stock Exchange
(LSE) is a stock exchange located
in the City of London, England. As of December
2014[update], the Exchange
had a market
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