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stove 1

 (stōv)
n.
1. An apparatus in which electricity or a fuel is used to furnish heat, as for cooking or warmth.
2. A device that produces heat for specialized, especially industrial, purposes.
3. A kiln.
4. Chiefly British A hothouse.

[Middle English, heated room, probably from Middle Low German or Middle Dutch, both probably from Vulgar Latin *extūfa, from *extūfāre, to heat with steam; see stew.]

stove 2

 (stōv)
v.
A past tense and a past participle of stave.

stove

(stəʊv)
n
1. (Cookery) another word for cooker1
2. (General Engineering) any heating apparatus, such as a kiln
vb (tr)
3. (General Engineering) to process (ceramics, metalwork, etc) by heating in a stove
4. (Cookery) Scot to stew (meat, vegetables, etc)
[Old English stofa bathroom; related to Old High German stuba steam room, Greek tuphos smoke]

stove

(stəʊv)
vb
a past tense and past participle of stave

stove1

(stoʊv)

n.
1. a portable or fixed apparatus that furnishes heat for warmth or cooking and uses coal, oil, gas, wood, or electricity for fuel or power.
2. a heated chamber or box for some special purpose, as firing pottery.
[1425–75; (n.) late Middle English: sweat bath, heated room, probably < Middle Dutch, Middle Low German, c. Old English stofa, stofu heated room for bathing, Old High German stuba, Old Norse stofa; probably Germanic borrowing < Vulgar Latin *extupa,*extūpa, n. derivative of *extūpāre,*extūfāre to fill with vapor = Latin ex- ex-1 + Vulgar Latin *-tūfāre < Greek typhein to raise smoke, smoke]

stove2

(stoʊv)

v.
a pt. and pp. of stave.

stove


Past participle: stoved
Gerund: stoving

Imperative
stove
stove
Present
I stove
you stove
he/she/it stoves
we stove
you stove
they stove
Preterite
I stoved
you stoved
he/she/it stoved
we stoved
you stoved
they stoved
Present Continuous
I am stoving
you are stoving
he/she/it is stoving
we are stoving
you are stoving
they are stoving
Present Perfect
I have stoved
you have stoved
he/she/it has stoved
we have stoved
you have stoved
they have stoved
Past Continuous
I was stoving
you were stoving
he/she/it was stoving
we were stoving
you were stoving
they were stoving
Past Perfect
I had stoved
you had stoved
he/she/it had stoved
we had stoved
you had stoved
they had stoved
Future
I will stove
you will stove
he/she/it will stove
we will stove
you will stove
they will stove
Future Perfect
I will have stoved
you will have stoved
he/she/it will have stoved
we will have stoved
you will have stoved
they will have stoved
Future Continuous
I will be stoving
you will be stoving
he/she/it will be stoving
we will be stoving
you will be stoving
they will be stoving
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been stoving
you have been stoving
he/she/it has been stoving
we have been stoving
you have been stoving
they have been stoving
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been stoving
you will have been stoving
he/she/it will have been stoving
we will have been stoving
you will have been stoving
they will have been stoving
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been stoving
you had been stoving
he/she/it had been stoving
we had been stoving
you had been stoving
they had been stoving
Conditional
I would stove
you would stove
he/she/it would stove
we would stove
you would stove
they would stove
Past Conditional
I would have stoved
you would have stoved
he/she/it would have stoved
we would have stoved
you would have stoved
they would have stoved
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stove - a kitchen appliance used for cooking foodstove - a kitchen appliance used for cooking food; "dinner was already on the stove"
charcoal burner - a stove that burns charcoal as fuel
cookstove - a stove for cooking (especially a wood- or coal-burning kitchen stove)
electric range - a kitchen range in which the heat for cooking is provided by electric power
gas cooker, gas range, gas stove - a range with gas rings and an oven for cooking with gas
grate, grating - a frame of iron bars to hold a fire
kitchen appliance - a home appliance used in preparing food
potbelly stove, potbelly - a bulbous stove in which wood or coal is burned
Primus stove, Primus - a portable paraffin cooking stove; used by campers
spirit stove - a stove that burns a volatile liquid fuel such as alcohol
2.stove - any heating apparatus
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room

stove

noun hob, range, cooker, burner, oven She put the kettle on the gas stove.
Translations
مَوْقِدمَوْقِد، مِدْفأَه، وِجاق
kamnasporákpec
komfurovnkakkelovn
hellaliesiuuni
štednjakpeć
kályhatűzhely
eldavél
ストーブ料理用レンジ
스토브요리 기구
krāsnsplīts
sobă
kuhalnikpečštedilnik
пећ
spisugneldstadhärd
เตาทำอาหารเตาหุงอาหาร
bếp

stove

1 [stəʊv] N (for heating) → estufa f; (for cooking) → cocina f, horno m (LAm)

stove

[ˈstəʊv] n
(= cooker) → cuisinière f
gas stove → cuisinière f à gaz
electric stove → cuisinière f électrique camping stove
(for heating)poêle m

stove

nOfen m; (for cooking) → Herd m; electric/gas stoveElektro-/Gasherd m

stove

:
stove enamel
nEinbrennlack m
stovepipe
nOfenrohr nt
stovepipe hat
n (inf)Angströhre f (inf), → Zylinder m

stove

1 [stəʊv] n
a. (for heating) → stufa
b. (for cooking) → cucina; (000, small) → fornelletto
gas/electric stove → cucina a gas/elettrica

stove

(stəuv) noun
an apparatus using coal, gas, electricity or other fuel, used for cooking, or for heating a room. a gas/electric (cooking) stove; Put the saucepan on the stove.

stove

مَوْقِد sporák komfur, ovn Herd, Ofen κουζίνα, σόμπα cocina, estufa, hornilla liesi cuisinière, poêle štednjak fornello, stufa 料理用レンジ 스토브, 요리 기구 fornuis, kachel komfyr kuchenka, piecyk fogão кухонная плита spis เตาทำอาหาร, เตาหุงอาหาร ocak, soba bếp 炉子, 炊具
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He did odd jobs, such as cutting wood for kitchen stoves and mowing the grass before houses.
I carried in cobs and wood from the long cellar, and filled both the stoves.
There were no stoves yet, and so there could be nothing serious about stove-polish.
Mercedes had no fire in that cold and naked room -- she, who was accustomed to stoves which heated the house from the hall to the boudoir; she had not even one little flower -- she whose apartment had been a conservatory of costly exotics.
Newman had sat with Western humorists in knots, round cast-iron stoves, and seen "tall" stories grow taller without toppling over, and his own imagination had learned the trick of piling up consistent wonders.
He maintained to his companion that the shallow painted mansion resembled a false house, a "wing" or structure of daubed canvas, on the stage; but she answered him so well with certain economical palaces she had seen in Germany, where, as she said, there was nothing but china stoves and stuffed birds, that he was obliged to allow the home of Washington to be after all really gemuthlich.
In time it would be demolished to make way for what would be known as the "Emerson School," in which, to be worthy of this high title, the huge stoves would be supplanted with hot-water pipes, oil lamps with soft, indirect lighting, and unsightly out-buildings with modern plumbing.
From the dining-room, of which, though already seen, and always to be seen at five o'clock, the general could not forgo the pleasure of pacing out the length, for the more certain information of Miss Morland, as to what she neither doubted nor cared for, they proceeded by quick communication to the kitchen -- the ancient kitchen of the convent, rich in the massy walls and smoke of former days, and in the stoves and hot closets of the present.
Well, they do heat them a little; but the houses and stoves are so different to ours.
When George is hanged, Harris will be the worst packer in this world; and I looked at the piles of plates and cups, and kettles, and bottles and jars, and pies, and stoves, and cakes, and tomatoes, &c.
It was pretty hard to cook, however, with stoves, and awkward to eat without dishes.
On all sides there were waste spaces with only stoves and chimney stacks still standing, and here and there the blackened walls of some brick houses.