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Definition of the noun Stook
What does Stook mean as a name of something?
- [agriculture] a pile or bundle, especially of straw
Definition of the verb Stook
What does Stook mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: stooked | stooking | stooks
- [agriculture] to make stooks
Stook is a fictional film character.
Stook: A stook, also referred to as a shock, is a circular or rounded arrangement of swathes of cut grain stalks placed on the ground in a field. Typically sheaves of grains such as wheat, barley and oats may be 'stooked' so they are ready for threshing.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Stook
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Grain World (1910)
Feeding wheat to stook is an expensive procedure, and at that wheat is not a good stock feed. When the corn fails the cattle are rushed to market off the grass, and the prices are demoralized. The liogs are shippsd early and not properly ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
preterite stook ; part, pass. fJmken or Jhook ; [sceaean, Saxon ; stecken, Tauten,] 1. To put into a vibrating motion; to move with quick returns backwards and forwards ; to agitate. — Henry the fifth, that made all France to ...
An Irish-English Dictionary (1904)
Being a Thesaurus of Words, Phrases and Idioms of the Modern Irish Language, with Explanations in English by Patrick Stephen Dinneen
a stook (of corn).
Illustrating the Words in Their Different Significations by Examples from Ancient and Modern Writers by John Jamieson
STOOK, Stotsk, s. A rick or shock of corn, consisting of twelve sheaves, S. A. Bor. “ As a proof of the productive crop we have had this harvest, 17 stooks of wheat, in a farm at Woodhall, have produced 114 boils excellent grain.” Edin. Even.
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: T-Z. Supplement. Bibliography. Grammar (1905)
by Joseph Wright
-stook, every tenth stook in a ...
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Stook, stook, «. (stock, a heap, Tent ystwc, a shock of grain, Welsh.) A small collection of sheaves set tip in the field; — v. a. to set up sheaves of grain in stooka Local. Stool, stool, s. (stof, Sax. and Swed. stuhl, Germ .) ...
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Stook in Guangxi
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Scrabble value of S1T1O1O1K5
The value of this 5-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine