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Oxford dictionary definition of the word stag:
1a male deer, especially a male red deer after its fifth year.
a turkeycock over one year old.
2 [usually as modifier] a social gathering attended by men only:
a stag event
chiefly North American a man who attends a social gathering unaccompanied by a female partner:
they have a rule against stags
3 Stock Exchange, British a person who applies for shares in a new issue with a view to selling at once for a profit:
stags made an average profit of £60 each
without a female partner at a social gathering:
a lot of boys went stag
verb (stags, stagging, stagged)
1 Stock Exchange, British buy (shares in a new issue) and sell them at once for a profit:
they made profits from stagging each issue
2North American informal roughly cut (a garment, especially a pair of trousers) to make it shorter:
(as adjective stagged)
Middle English (as a noun): related to Old Norse steggr ‘male bird’, Icelandic steggi ‘tomcat’