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British English: /stak/
American English: /stæk/

Translation of stack in German:


  • 1 (of hay etc.)
    Schober Mask. (South German) (Austrian)
    Feim Mask. (North German) (Middle German)
  • 2 (pile)
    Stoß Mask.
    Stapel Mask.
    place something in stacks
    etwas [auf]stapeln
  • 3 [informal] (large amount)
    Haufen Mask. [informal]
    a stack of work/money
    ein Haufen Arbeit/Geld
    have a stack of things to do
    einen Haufen zu tun haben [informal]
    have stacks of money
    Geld wie Heu haben [informal]
  • 5 (factory chimney) blow one's stack (American English) [figurative] [informal], = blow one's top blow1 2 8
  • 7 (Aviat)
    (übereinander in Warteschleifen kreisende Flugzeuge)
  • 8 (British English) (rock pillar)
    Felssäule Fem.

transitive verb

  • 1 (pile)stack [up] stack logs in a pile
    Holz zu einem Stoß aufschichten
    be well stacked [figurative] [informal] (have large bust)
    viel Holz vor der Hütte haben [informal] [humorous]
    stapelbar (Stühle usw.)
  • 2 (arrange fraudulently)stack the cards
    beim Mischen betrügen
    the odds or cards or chips are stacked against somebody [figurative]
    jemand hat schlechte Karten [figurative] [informal]
  • 3 (Aviat)
    übereinander Warteschleifen fliegen lassen
    we are stacked right up to 30,000 feet
    der Warteraum ist schon bis in 30 000 Fuß Höhe belegt

Phrasal verbs

stack up

stack 2 1
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