Translation of "stock" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /stɒk/ us /stɑk/

[ no plural ] all the things that you can buy in a shop

out of stock

to not available in a shop

en existencia, agotado
That book is out of stock.

an amount of something that is ready to be used

grain stocks

the value of a company, or a share in its value

valores, títulos
to sell stocks and shares
to sell stocks and bonds
verb uk /stɒk/ us /stɑk/

to have something for people to buy

They stock a wide range of sports equipment.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “stock” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /stok/

(often in plural ) a store of goods in a shop, warehouse etc

existencias, stock
Buy while stocks last!
The tools you require are in / out of stock (= available / not available).

a supply of something

reserva, provisión
We bought a large stock of food for the camping trip.

farm animals

He would like to purchase more (live) stock.

(often in plural) money lent to the government or to a business company at a fixed interest

acciones, valores
government stock
He has $20,000 in stocks and shares.

liquid obtained by boiling meat, bones etc and used for making soup etc

beef/vegetable stock.

the handle of a whip, rifle etc.

stockist noun

a person who stocks certain goods

distribuidor, proveedor
These boots can be obtained from your local stockist.
stocks noun plural

the wooden framework upon which a ship is supported when being built, repaired etc.

astillero; basada, cuna

formerly a wooden frame in which a criminal was fastened as a punishment

tronco, cepa
As a punishment he was put in the village stocks.
stockbroker noun

a person who buys and sells stocks and shares for others.

corredor de bolsa
stock exchange noun

a place where stocks and shares are bought and sold.

stock market noun

a stock exchange, or the dealings on that.

stockpile noun

a supply of goods or materials accumulated eg by a government in case of war or other emergency.

stock-still adjective, adverb


He stood absolutely stock-still.
stock-taking noun

a regular check of the goods in a shop, warehouse etc.

stock up phrasal verb

to accumulate a supply of (something)

The boys were stocking up on/with chocolate and lemonade for their walk.
take stock

to form an opinion (about a situation etc)

evaluar algo, hacer balance de algo
Before you decide, give yourself time to take stock (of the situation).

(Translation of “stock” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)