[ stoh ]
/ stoʊ /
a city in NE Ohio.
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British Dictionary definitions for stow's (1 of 2)
/ (stəʊ) /
(often foll by away) to pack or store
to fill by packing
nautical to pack or put away (cargo, sails and other gear, etc)
to have enough room for
(usually imperative) British slang to cease fromstow your noise!; stow it!
Word Origin for stow
Old English stōwian to keep, hold back, from stōw a place; related to Old High German stouwen to accuse, Gothic stōjan to judge, Old Slavonic staviti to place
British Dictionary definitions for stow's (2 of 2)
/ (stəʊ) /
John. 1525–1605, English antiquary, noted for his Survey of London and Westminster (1598; 1603)
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