Stalks vs Stumps - What's the difference?

stalks | stumps |


As nouns the difference between stalks and stumps

is that stalks is while stumps is (cricket).

As verbs the difference between stalks and stumps

is that stalks is (stalk) while stumps is .

stalks

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (stalk)
  • stumps

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • (cricket) English plurals
  • The wicket is made from three stumps and two bails.
  • (uncountable, cricket) close of play (when the stumps are pulled out of the ground by the umpires)
  • England still have a chance of winning tomorrow if they can get India out before stumps today.

    Derived terms

    * pull up stumps * draw stumps

    Verb

    (head)
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