stog

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See also: stóg and стог

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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. (Britain, 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, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (to cover). 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]

  • stog in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • stog in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

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.

Verb[edit]

stog

  1. Misspelling of stod.

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

stog (nominative plural stogs)

  1. stocking

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