Translation of "stock" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (SUPPLY) 供應物 uk us /stɒk/ US  /stɑːk/

[ C or U ] a supply of something for use or sale

It is now halfway through winter and food stocks are already low. 現在冬天剛剛過半,但食物的儲備已經不足。
The local shop has a good stock of postcards and guidebooks. 本地商店備有大量明信片和旅遊指南。
Much of the city's housing stock (= the number of houses in the city) is over 100 years old. 城市中許多房子都有100多年歷史了。

[ U ] the total amount of goods or the amount of a particular type of goods available in a shop

This shop sells its old stock at a very low prices. 這家商店以極低的價格出售以前的存貨。
We'll be getting our new stock in on Friday. 我們將於週五收到新貨。
The new edition is in/out of stock (= available/not available) in major bookshops. 新版在各大書店都有售/脫銷了。

(Translation of “stock noun (SUPPLY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)