Definition of Stag

1. Noun. A male deer, especially an adult male red deer.

Exact synonyms: Hart
Generic synonyms: American Elk, Cervus Elaphus, Elk, Red Deer, Wapiti



2. Verb. Attend a dance or a party without a female companion.

3. Noun. Adult male deer.
Generic synonyms: Buck
Specialized synonyms: Royal, Royal Stag

4. Verb. Give away information about somebody. "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
Exact synonyms: Betray, Denounce, Give Away, Grass, Rat, Shit, Shop, Snitch, Tell On
Generic synonyms: Inform
Specialized synonyms: Sell Out
Derivative terms: Betrayer, Rat, Ratter, Ratting, Shit, Shit, Snitch, Snitcher

5. Verb. Watch, observe, or inquire secretly.
Exact synonyms: Sleuth, Snoop, Spy
Entails: Enquire, Inquire, Investigate
Generic synonyms: Monitor, Supervise
Derivative terms: Sleuth, Sleuthing, Snoop, Snooper, Spy, Spy, Spying

Definition of Stag

1. n. The adult male of the red deer (Cervus elaphus), a large European species closely related to the American elk, or wapiti.

2. v. i. To act as a "stag", or irregular dealer in stocks.

3. v. t. To watch; to dog, or keep track of.

Definition of Stag

1. Noun. An adult male deer. ¹

2. Noun. A colt, or filly. ¹

3. Noun. A romping girl. ¹

4. Noun. An improperly or late castrated bull or ram – called also a bull seg. See the Note under ox. ¹

5. Noun. An outside irregular dealer in stocks, who is not a member of the exchange. ¹

6. Noun. One who applies for the allotment of shares in new projects, with a view to sell immediately at a premium, and not to hold the stock. ¹

7. Noun. The European wren. ¹

8. Noun. (context: usually attributive) An unmarried male, a bachelor; a male not accompanying a female at a social event. ¹

9. Noun. A social event for males held in honor of a groom on the eve of his wedding, attended by male friends of the groom, sometimes a fund-raiser. ¹

10. Verb. (intransitive British) To act as a "stag", an irregular dealer in stocks. ¹

11. Verb. (transitive) To watch; to dog, or keep track of. ¹

12. Adverb. Of a man, attending a formal social function without a date. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stag

1. to attend a social function without a female companion [v STAGGED, STAGGING, STAGS]

Medical Definition of Stag

1. 1. The adult male of the red deer (Cervus elaphus), a large European species closely related to the American elk, or wapiti. The male of certain other species of large deer. 2. A colt, or filly; also, a romping girl. 3. A castrated bull; called also bull stag, and bull seg. 4. An outside irregular dealer in stocks, who is not a member of the exchange. One who applies for the allotment of shares in new projects, with a view to sell immediately at a premium, and not to hold the stock. 5. Stag beetle, any one of several species of large branching corals of the genus Madrepora, which somewhat resemble the antlers of the stag, especially Madrepora cervicornis, and M. Palmata, of Florida and the West Indies. 6. Stag-horn fern, a parasitic dipterous insect of the family Hippoboscidae, which lives upon the stag and in usually wingless. The same species lives also upon the European grouse, but in that case has wings. Origin: Icel. Steggr the male of several animals; or a doubtful AS. Stagga. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stag

staffer
staffers
staffier
staffiers
staffing
staffing up
staffings
staffish
staffless
staffman
staffmen
staffroom
staffrooms
staffs
staffs up
stag (current term)
stag's-horn coral
stag's garlic
stag-beetle
stag-beetles
stag-evil
stag-horned
stag beetle
stag beetles
stag do
stag night
stag nights
stag parties
stag party

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