English version

stow

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstowstow /stΙ™ΚŠ $ stoʊ/ (also stow away) verb [transitive always + adverb/preposition] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š PUTto put or pack something tidily away in a space until you need it again syn stash πŸ”Š I stowed my bag under the seat. πŸ”Š equipment stowed away in a closet β†’ stow awayβ†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
stowβ€’ Our driver got the mail bags stowed away, and made his horses strike out in good style.β€’ In the daytime the mattress is stowed away in that cupboard.β€’ The sweaters hung beneath the open hatch, the sink was empty and the oilskins stowed away.β€’ She stowed her luggage on the rack above her head and then sat down.β€’ It would also be easy to take down and stow in stormy weather.β€’ All of our camping equipment is stowed in the attic.β€’ These four tubs had been stowed in the open midships section by the base of the foremast.β€’ Trickles of rainwater dripped into the cabins and soaked any clothing that was not safely stowed in watertight kit-bags.β€’ They should be packaged and stowed securely.β€’ I paid the driver, stowed the chair, and guided the old man to some seats up the back.
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Verb table
stow
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theystow
he, she, itstows
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theystowed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave stowed
he, she, ithas stowed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad stowed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill stow
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have stowed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam stowing
he, she, itis stowing
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you, we, theyare stowing
Past
I, he, she, itwas stowing
you, we, theywere stowing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been stowing
he, she, ithas been stowing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been stowing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be stowing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been stowing
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