stocken

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Stöcken

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

stocken

  1. (obsolete) plural of stock

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃtɔkn̩], [ˈʃtɔkŋ̍]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

stocken (weak, third-person singular present stockt, past tense stockte, past participle gestockt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to stop, to attain stagnation or cease to proceed
    Synonym: stillstehen
  2. to stagnate, to have no progress
    • 1912, Franz Kafka, Das Urteil, in: Arkadia. Ein Jahrbuch für Dichtkunst, Kurt Wolff (1913), page 53:
      Nun betrieb er ein Geschäft in Petersburg, das anfangs sich sehr gut angelassen hatte, seit langem aber schon zu stocken schien, wie der Freund bei seinen immer seltener werdenden Besuchen klagte.
      Now he ran a business in Petersburg, which had promised very well initially but seemed to have been stagnating already for a long time, as the friend complained during his visits, which became more and more rare.
  3. (cooking) to become consolidated as to have little fluidity
  4. (preservation of goods) to take damp damage
  5. (forestry jargon) to stand, to be rowed
  6. (stonemasonry) to work by hammer
    Coordinate terms: bossieren, riffeln, spitzeln, beilen, spitzen, kröneln, polieren, schleifen, scharrieren, strahlen

Conjugation[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • stocken” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • stocken” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • stocken” in Duden online
  • stocken” in OpenThesaurus.de

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

stocken

  1. definite singular of stock.