Definition of Stook

1. n. A small collection of sheaves set up in the field; a shock; in England, twelve sheaves.



2. v. t. To set up, as sheaves of grain, in stooks.

Definition of Stook

1. Noun. (agriculture) a pile or bundle, especially of straw ¹

2. Verb. (agriculture) to make stooks ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stook

1. to stack upright in a field for drying, as bundles of grain [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stook

stonyhearted
stonying
stood
stood down
stood for
stood in
stood on ceremony
stood out
stood up
stood up to
stooden
stooge
stooged
stooges
stooging
stook (current term)
stooked
stooker
stookers
stookie
stookies
stooking
stooks
stool-ball
stool pigeon
stool pigeons
stool softener
stool softeners
stool test

Literary usage of Stook

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1. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"Option to purchase new stook. The term "income," in a will directing that the rents, dividends, increase, and income in a fund composed of corporation stock ..."

2. A Glossary of North Country Words, with Their Etymology, and Affinity to by John Trotter Brockett, William Edward Brockett (1846)
"... is used when corn is short in the straw, the stook, when of moderate or ordinary length. Huz, Uz, we, as well as, us. In very general use. ..."

3. British Farmer's Magazine (1852)
"... hooded Shock or stook. not be neglected, and it will amply repay the extra labour bestowed upon it. The question of the policy of mowing or shearing ..."

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