Textual thesaurus for "stock"

(adj) trite, timeworn, tired, threadbare, old-hat, hackneyed, commonplace, banal, shopworn, well-worn

repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

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'

(adj) standard

regularly and widely used or sold

a standard size; a stock item

(noun) livestock, farm animal

any animals kept for use or profit

(noun) neckcloth

an ornamental white cravat

(noun) inventory

the merchandise that a shop has on hand

they carried a vast inventory of hardware; they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

(noun) gunstock

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

(noun) broth

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

(noun) strain, breed

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

(noun) pedigree, parentage, origin, blood, blood line, bloodline, ancestry, line, line of descent, lineage, descent, stemma

the descendants of one individual

his entire lineage has been warriors

(noun) Malcolm stock

any of various ornamental flowering plants of the genus Malcolmia

(noun) gillyflower

any of several Old World plants cultivated for their brightly colored flowers

(noun) caudex

persistent thickened stem of a herbaceous perennial plant

(noun) store, fund

a supply of something available for future use

he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars

(noun) stock certificate

a certificate documenting the shareholder's ownership in the corporation

the value of his stocks doubled during the past year

(verb) sprout

put forth and grow sprouts or shoots

the plant sprouted early this year

(verb) stockpile, carry

have on hand

Do you carry kerosene heaters?

(verb) stock up, buy in

amass so as to keep for future use or sale or for a particular occasion or use

let's stock coffee as long as prices are low