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stow

stow

 
pronunciation:
sto
phrases:
stow away
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: stowed, stowing, stows
definition 1: to put away or store in a place or container.
similar words:
tuck
definition 2: to fill by packing; cram or load.
antonyms:
unload
similar words:
pack, stuff
definition 3: to have capacity for; hold.
This locker stows a lot of gear.
definition 4: (informal) to stop.
Please stow that noise.
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phrase: stow away
derivation: stowable (adj.)