any of several squashes of the variety Cucurbita pepo melopepo, that mature in the late summer or early autumn and are used as a vegetable in an unripe state, before the rind and seeds become hard.
noun 1. the production of plays, musical comedy, etc., during the summer, especially in a suburban or resort area, often by a repertory company. 2. summer theaters collectively or their productions: Summer stock usually begins about June 1.
[suhm-er-sweet] /ˈsʌm ərˌswit/ noun 1. sweet pepperbush.
noun 1. a tanager, Piranga rubra, of the south and central U.S., the male of which is rose-red, the female olive-green above and yellow below.
noun 1. a theater that operates during the summer, especially in a suburban or resort area, usually offering a different play or musical comedy each week. 2. summer stock.