Synonyms of stock in English:

stock


See definition of stock

noun

1‘cash-and-carry outlets rely on a rapid turnover of stock’

SYNONYMS
merchandise, goods, wares, articles for sale, items for sale, commodities
rare vendibles

2‘a stock of fuel’

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store, supply, stockpile, reserve, hoard, cache, reservoir, accumulation, quantity, pile, heap, load
fund, bank, pool, mine, repertoire, repertory, inventory
collection, selection, assortment, variety, range
rare amassment

3‘all the stock were housed and fed in sheds’

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livestock, farm animals, cattle, beasts
cows, sheep, pigs, horses, oxen, goats
flocks, herds

4‘the railway's in-service stock is being repainted’

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rolling stock, trains, locomotives, carriages, wagons
machinery, equipment, apparatus, appliances, implements

5‘the value of the company's stock rose by 86 per cent’

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capital, funds, assets, property

6‘stock owned by foreign investors’

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investments, shares, holdings, securities, equities, bonds
portfolio

7‘I felt I was right but my stock was low with this establishment’

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reputation, standing, status, repute, position

8‘he sighed and threw up his hands in a way that betrayed his French stock’

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descent, ancestry, origin, origins, parentage, pedigree, lineage, line, line of descent, heritage, birth, extraction, background, family, blood, bloodline, genealogy, beginnings
rare filiation, stirps

9‘a pint of chicken stock’

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broth
bouillon

10‘the stock of a tree’

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trunk, tree trunk, stem, stalk
technical caudex

11‘the stock of a weapon’

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handle, butt, haft, grip, shaft, shank, helve

adjective

1‘the rug comes in six stock sizes’

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standard, regular, ordinary, average
readily available, widely available
staple
ANTONYMS

non-standard

2‘that has been the stock response to previous economic slowdowns’

SYNONYMS
usual, routine, predictable, set, standard, staple, customary, familiar, conventional, traditional, stereotyped, clichéd, hackneyed, unoriginal, derivative, formulaic, ready-made, well worn, overused, overworked, worn out, banal, trite, platitudinous, tired, run-of-the-mill, commonplace
informal corny, old hat, hacky
ANTONYMS

original, unusual


verb

1‘most supermarkets now stock a range of organic produce’

SYNONYMS
sell, market
supply, keep, keep in stock, have, have for sale, carry, handle
offer, provide
trade in, deal in

2‘the bathroom was stocked with a variety of expensive toilet articles’

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supply, provide, equip, furnish, provision

3‘I must stock up the fridge’

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fill, fill up, load, restock, replenish

4‘you'd better stock up with fuel’

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amass supplies of, obtain a store of, buy up, stockpile, lay in, put away, put aside, put down, store up, collect, gather, accumulate, hoard, cache
informal squirrel away, salt away, stash away

Phrases

    in stock

    ‘we can order a book for you if we don't have it in stock’


    SYNONYMS
    for sale, on sale, available, on the shelf
    take stock of

    ‘you need to take stock of the situation first’


    SYNONYMS
    review, assess, reassess, weigh up, appraise, evaluate, re-evaluate, look carefully at, make an appraisal of
    see how the land lies
    informal size up