stog

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See also: stóg and стог

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stɒɡ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɒɡ

Etymology 1[edit]

Early 19th century, perhaps of expressive origin and influenced by stick and bog. Also compare stodge.

Verb[edit]

stog (third-person singular simple present stog, present participle stogging, simple past and past participle stogged)

  1. (dated, used in passive) To bog down; to cause to be stuck in mud.
    • 1855, Charles Kingsley, chapter 5, in Westward Ho!:
      If any of his party are mad, they'll try it, and be stogged till the day of judgment. There are bogs..twenty feet deep.
  2. (intransitive, obsolete) To walk with a heavy or clumsy gait; to plod.
  3. (dialect, Scotland) To stab; to probe; to thrust
    • 1992, Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses, →ISBN, page 293:
      He studied the cold gray rips in the current and dismounted and loosed the girthstraps and undressed and stogged his boots in the legs of his trousers as he'd done before in that long ago []
    Synonyms: prod, pierce
  4. (UK, dialect) To probe a pool with a pole.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

stog (third-person singular simple present stog, present participle stogging, simple past and past participle stogged)

  1. (dialect, California) To smoke a cigarette.

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

stog

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *stogъ.

Cognate with Upper Sorbian stóh, Polish stóg, Czech stoh, Old Church Slavonic стогъ (stogŭ), and Russian стог (stog).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stog m (diminutive stožk)

  1. haystack

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Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “stog”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “stog”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic стогъ (stogŭ), from Proto-Slavic *stogъ.

Noun[edit]

stog n (plural stoguri)

  1. stack (of hay)

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Scots[edit]

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Verb[edit]

stog

  1. to stab, probe, thrust, prod, pierce

Noun[edit]

stog (plural stogs)

  1. stab, thrust
  2. thorn

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *stogъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stȏg m (Cyrillic spelling сто̑г)

  1. stack (of hay, also in computing)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • stog” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the common pronunciation with g instead of d at the end. Might also have been influenced by similar past tense forms of irregular/ strong verbs such as tog, drog and log.

Verb[edit]

stog

  1. Misspelling of stod.

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

stog (nominative plural stogs)

  1. stocking

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