stag

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stag

 (stăg)
n.
1. The adult male of various deer, especially the red deer.
2. An animal, especially a pig, castrated after reaching sexual maturity.
3. A person who attends a social gathering unaccompanied by a partner, especially a man who is unaccompanied by a woman.
4. A social gathering for men only.
adj.
1. Of or for men only: a stag party.
2. Pornographic: stag films.
adv.
Unaccompanied: went to the dance stag.
intr.v. stagged, stag·ging, stags
To attend a social gathering unaccompanied by a partner. Used especially of men.

[Middle English stagge, from Old English stagga; see stegh- in Indo-European roots.]

stag

(stæɡ)
n
1. (Animals) the adult male of a deer, esp a red deer
2. a man unaccompanied by a woman at a social gathering
3. (Stock Exchange) stock exchange
a. a speculator who applies for shares in a new issue in anticipation of a rise in price when trading commences in order to make a quick profit on resale
b. (as modifier): stag operations.
4. (modifier) (of a social gathering) attended by men only
5. (modifier) pornographic in content: a stag show.
adv
without a female escort
vb (tr)
(Stock Exchange) stock exchange to apply for (shares in a new issue) with the intention of selling them for a quick profit when trading commences
[Old English stagga (unattested); related to Old Norse steggr male bird]

stag

(stæg)

n., adj., adv., v. stagged, stag•ging. n.
1. an adult male deer.
2. the male of various other animals.
3. a man who attends a social gathering unaccompanied by a woman.
5. a swine or bull castrated after maturation of the sex organs.
adj.
6. of or for men only: a stag dinner.
7. intended for male audiences and usu. pornographic in content: a stag show.
adv.
8. without a companion or date: to go stag.
v.i.
9. (of a man) to attend a social function without a female companion.
[1150–1200; akin to Old Norse steggi, steggr male bird, Icelandic steggur male fox, tomcat]

stag

- To go in stag meant to "go naked," which influenced the later "stag party."
See also related terms for naked.

stag


Past participle: stagged
Gerund: stagging

Imperative
stag
stag
Present
I stag
you stag
he/she/it stags
we stag
you stag
they stag
Preterite
I stagged
you stagged
he/she/it stagged
we stagged
you stagged
they stagged
Present Continuous
I am stagging
you are stagging
he/she/it is stagging
we are stagging
you are stagging
they are stagging
Present Perfect
I have stagged
you have stagged
he/she/it has stagged
we have stagged
you have stagged
they have stagged
Past Continuous
I was stagging
you were stagging
he/she/it was stagging
we were stagging
you were stagging
they were stagging
Past Perfect
I had stagged
you had stagged
he/she/it had stagged
we had stagged
you had stagged
they had stagged
Future
I will stag
you will stag
he/she/it will stag
we will stag
you will stag
they will stag
Future Perfect
I will have stagged
you will have stagged
he/she/it will have stagged
we will have stagged
you will have stagged
they will have stagged
Future Continuous
I will be stagging
you will be stagging
he/she/it will be stagging
we will be stagging
you will be stagging
they will be stagging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been stagging
you have been stagging
he/she/it has been stagging
we have been stagging
you have been stagging
they have been stagging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been stagging
you will have been stagging
he/she/it will have been stagging
we will have been stagging
you will have been stagging
they will have been stagging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been stagging
you had been stagging
he/she/it had been stagging
we had been stagging
you had been stagging
they had been stagging
Conditional
I would stag
you would stag
he/she/it would stag
we would stag
you would stag
they would stag
Past Conditional
I would have stagged
you would have stagged
he/she/it would have stagged
we would have stagged
you would have stagged
they would have stagged

stag

An investor who buys shares in an IPO with the intention of selling them immediately dealing begins. See also IPO.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stag - a male deer, especially an adult male red deerstag - a male deer, especially an adult male red deer
Cervus elaphus, red deer, wapiti, American elk, elk - common deer of temperate Europe and Asia
2.stag - adult male deer
buck - mature male of various mammals (especially deer or antelope)
royal stag, royal - stag with antlers of 12 or more branches
Verb1.stag - attend a dance or a party without a female companion
2.stag - give away information about somebodystag - give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
inform - impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to; "I informed him of his rights"
sell out - give information that compromises others
3.stag - watch, observe, or inquire secretly
monitor, supervise - keep tabs on; keep an eye on; keep under surveillance; "we are monitoring the air quality"; "the police monitor the suspect's moves"
Translations
ذَكَر الأيِّل أو الظَّبي
jelen
kronhjort
keinotellauroshirvivahtia
szarvasbika
hjörtur
vyrų pobūvis
briedis
snorstok
hjortkronhjortoppkjøperutdrikkingslagemisjonsjobber
jeleńkastratrogacz
jeleň
jelen
erkek geyik

stag

[stæg]
A. N
1. (Zool) → ciervo m, venado m
2. (Fin) → especulador(a) m/f con nuevas emisiones
B. CPD stag beetle Nciervo m volante
stag night Ndespedida f de soltero
stag party Nfiesta f de despedida de soltero

stag

[ˈstæg] n
(= deer) → cerf m
(British) (STOCK EXCHANGE)loup m

stag

n
(Zool: = deer) → Hirsch m; (= male animal)Bock m, → Bulle m
(Brit, Fin) → Spekulant(in) m(f) (der/die junge Aktien aufkauft)
(inf)Mann, der solo ist (inf)
adj film, weekend etcfür Männer
adv to go stagsolo ausgehen (inf)

stag

:
staghound
nJagdhund m (für die Hirschjagd)
stag hunt, stag hunting
nHirschjagd f

stag

:
stag night
nSaufabend m (inf)des Bräutigams mit seinen Kumpeln (am Vorabend der Hochzeit)
stag party

stag

[stæg] n (Zool) → cervo (Brit) (Stock Exchange) → rialzista m/f su nuove emissioni

stag

(stӕg) noun
a male deer, especially a red deer.
ˈstag party noun
a party for men only just before one of them gets married (for women see hen party).