stocker

noun stock·er \ ˈstä-kər \

Definition of stocker

1 : a young animal (such as a steer or heifer) suitable for being fed and fattened for market
2 : an animal (such as a heifer) suitable for use in a breeding establishment
3 : stock car 2

Examples of stocker in a Sentence

  1. He works as a produce stocker at the grocery store.

Recent Examples of stocker from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'stocker.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of stocker

1881


STOCKER Defined for English Language Learners

stocker

noun

Definition of stocker for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to put products on a store's shelves, in a store's cases, etc.


Learn More about stocker


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up stocker? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an inn where caravans rest at night

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

February 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-dog-in-snow-jumping-to-grab-a-heart-shaped-balloon-the-snow-and-heart-balloon-indicate-that-the-month-being-represented-is-april-and-the-dog-is-just-kinda-cute
  • Which is a synonym of sanguine?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!