1. [ verb ] load or cover with stacks

"stack a truck with boxes"

Related terms: load store
2. [ noun ] an orderly pile
Related terms: pile haystack
3. [ verb ] arrange the order of so as to increase one's winning chances
Synonyms: stagger distribute

"stack the deck of cards"

Related terms: arrange
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 3474
5. [ noun ] (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
Synonyms: mass good_deal lot great_deal pile plenty heap deal flock sight mint whole_lot quite_a_little pot slew spate mickle raft mess wad whole_slew tidy_sum muckle peck hatful batch

: "a batch of letters" "a deal of trouble" "a lot of money" "he made a mint on the stock market" "it must have cost plenty"

Related terms: large_indefinite_quantity flood jam heap
6. [ noun ] a large tall chimney through which combustion gases and smoke can be evacuated
Synonyms: smokestack
Related terms: chimney funnel
7. [ verb ] arrange in stacks
Synonyms: pile heap

"heap firewood around the fireplace" "stack your books up on the shelves"

Related terms: arrange rick cord pile_up pile_up pile_up pile stacker
8. [ noun ] (computer science) a list in which the next item to be removed is the item most recently stored (LIFO)
Synonyms: push-down_stack push-down_list
Related terms: list
9. [ noun ] (computer science) a storage device that handles data so that the next item to be retrieved is the item most recently stored (LIFO)
Synonyms: push-down_store push-down_storage
Related terms: memory_device
Similar spelling:   Stacks