HyperDic: stag

English > 5 senses of the word stag:
NOUNanimalstag, harta male deer, especially an adult male red deer
animalstagadult male deer
VERBsocialstagattend a dance or a party without a female companion
communicationstag, denounce, tell on, betray, give away, rat, grass, shit, shop, snitchgive away information about somebody
communicationstag, spy, snoop, sleuthwatch, observe, or inquire secretly
stag > pronunciation
Soundsstae'g
RhymesAg ... zigzag: 32 rhymes with aeg...
English > stag: 5 senses > noun 1, animal
MeaningA male deer, especially an adult male red deer.
Synonymhart
Broaderred deer, elk, American elk, wapiti, Cervus elaphusCommon deer of temperate Europe and Asia
Spanishmacho
Catalancérvol
English > stag: 5 senses > noun 2, animal
Meaningadult male deer.
Narrowerroyal, royal stagstag with antlers of 12 or more branches
Broaderbuckmature male of various mammals (especially deer or antelope)
Spanishciervo, venado
English > stag: 5 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningattend a dance or a party without a female companion.
PatternSomebody ----s
English > stag: 5 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaninggive away information about somebody.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymsdenounce, tell on, betray, give away, rat, grass, shit, shop, snitch
Narrowersell someone outGive information that compromises others
BroaderinformImpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
Spanishacusar, delatar, denunciar, traicionar
Catalandenunciar, trair
English > stag: 5 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningwatch, observe, or inquire secretly.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsspy, snoop, sleuth
Entailsinvestigate, inquire, enquireConduct an inquiry or investigation of
Broadermonitor, supervisekeep tabs on
Spanishespiar, fisgonear
Catalanespiar

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