Stalk synonyms

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A slender supporting member of an individual part of a plant such as a flower or a leaf; also, by analogy, the shaft of a feather.
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Financial or other help.
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(Mathematics) A fixed one-dimensional figure, such as a line or arc, with an origin and orientation and such that its points are in one-to-one correspondence with a set of numbers; an axis forms part of the basis of a space or is used to position and locate data in a graph (a coordinate axis).
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(Biology) A small stalk or stalklike structure, especially one supporting or connecting an organ or other body part.
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(Entomology) A narrow or constricted segment of the body of an insect. Used especially to refer to the metasomal segment of Hymenoptera such as wasps.
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(Botany) A short stalk at the base of a leaf or reproductive structure.
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A supporting stalk or stemlike structure, especially the stalk of a pistil, the petiole of a fern frond, or the stalk that supports the cap of a mushroom.
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(Zool.) A stalklike part or peduncle, as an eyestalk or the basal portion of the typical maxilla in insects
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A perpendicular position; verticality.
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A hollow shaft that rotates on a solid shaft when gears are engaged.
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An extensive arrangement of bookshelves.
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(Botany) The stalk of a plant, especially a herbaceous stem in its natural state.
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(Botany) A small stalk or stem, especially the rudimentary stalk of a seed embryo
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(Now rare) The stalk or stem of a plant. [from 10th c.]
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A column or obelisk; also, the main, usually cylindrical, part between the ends of a column or pillar
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(Figuratively) A position of leadership or control.
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A framework transverse to the length of a structure, for supporting lateral as well as vertical loads
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(Architecture) the shaft of a column
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A little cord or fiber; specif., a funiculus
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An unbranched antler of a young deer.
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A minute stipule at the base of a leaflet.
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(Botany) That part of an embryo which represents the young stem; the caulicle or radicle.
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Pieces or a piece of natural or artificial strawlike material.
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(Archaic) That which is asked or granted as a benefit or favor; a gift; a favour; benefaction; a grant; a present.
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Herb bennet.
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Personal reputation or status:
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To be in alignment, as gears, wheels, or the stylus of a phonograph cartridge with a groove on a record
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To run after; follow; pursue
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To stay close to or follow, esp. in secret, so as to observe the movements and activities of
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The main stem of a tree
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To go through (a woods, fields, etc.) in pursuit of game
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Pursue is defined as to follow or chase, to continue with or to try to get someone or something.
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To act in agreement or compliance with; obey:
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To threaten or be a danger (to)
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Prey is defined as to catch, kill, eat or victimize.
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To thatch or decorate with reeds
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To follow the course taken by; pursue:
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To have a common boundary:
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(Obs.) To sit or stand astride of; straddle
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To drive a blow, ball, missile, etc.
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To cause to enter; to thrust.
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To follow a specified course:
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To inquire for; request:
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a stiff or threatening gait
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The crime of following or harassing another person, causing him or her to fear death or injury
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The hunting of game by stalking or ambushing.
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Straw or hay cut up fine for the food of cattle.
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Any form of useless, dried-up, and subsequently worthless exterior of something
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(Informal) Something valueless
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The short stumps of grain, corn, etc., collectively, left standing after harvesting
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To inhabit, or visit frequently (most often used in reference to ghosts).
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Find another word for stalk. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stalk, like: stem, support, axis, pedicle, petiole, peduncle, stipe, stipes, seta, upright and quill.