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Translation of "stock" - English-Spanish dictionary

stock

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 ganado 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 caldo beef/vegetable stock. the handle of a whip, rifle etc. culata 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. bolsa stock market noun a stock exchange, or the dealings on that. bolsa stockpile noun a supply of goods or materials accumulated eg by a government in case of war or other emergency. reservas stock-still adjective, adverb motionless inmóvil He stood absolutely stock-still. stock-taking noun a regular check of the goods in a shop, warehouse etc. inventario stock up phrasal verb to accumulate a supply of (something) abastecerse 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).
(Definition of stock from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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