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Stold vs. Stolen: What's the Difference?

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sara Rehman || Updated on November 10, 2023
Stold is an incorrect spelling of Stolen. Stolen is the past participle of the verb "steal."

Which is correct: Stold or Stolen

How to spell Stolen?

Stold is Incorrect

Stolen is Correct

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Key Differences

Remember, "Stolen" has the sound "len," similar to "golden."
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Sep 16, 2023
"Stold" sounds odd; it should sound like "molden" to be correct.
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Sep 16, 2023
Think of "Stolen" as something that has been "taken."
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Sep 16, 2023
Recite: "I have never stold, but things have been stolen."
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Sep 16, 2023
Spell-check often; "Stold" will be flagged as incorrect.
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Sep 16, 2023
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Stold and Stolen Definitions

Stold

Stold is an incorrect spelling of Stolen.
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Sep 08, 2023

Stolen

Stolen refers to something taken without permission.
The stolen painting was recovered.
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Sep 08, 2023

Stolen

Property unlawfully taken from its owner.
He was caught with stolen goods.
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Sep 08, 2023

Stolen

Gained or earned through unexpected or unofficial channels.
He had a stolen moment of rest.
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Sep 08, 2023

Stolen

Illegally obtained or possessed.
The detective traced the stolen jewels.
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Sep 08, 2023

Stolen

Referring to an action done secretly or discreetly.
They shared a stolen glance.
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Sep 08, 2023

Stolen

Past participle of steal.
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Sep 06, 2023

Stolen

That has been stolen.
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Sep 06, 2023

Stolen

Something which has been stolen.
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Sep 06, 2023

Stolen

Taken dishonestly;
The purloined letter
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FAQs

What is the pronunciation of Stolen?

/ˈstoʊ.lən/.
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Sep 16, 2023

What is the root word of Stolen?

"Steal."
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Sep 16, 2023

What is the verb form of Stolen?

"Steal."
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Sep 16, 2023

Why is it called Stolen?

It's the past participle form of the verb "steal."
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Sep 16, 2023

Which conjunction is used with Stolen?

Any conjunction can be used depending on the sentence.
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Sep 16, 2023

What is the plural form of Stolen?

Not applicable; "stolen" doesn't have a plural form.
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Sep 16, 2023

Is Stolen an adverb?

No.
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Sep 16, 2023

Which vowel is used before Stolen?

"A" as in "a stolen."
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Sep 16, 2023

Which preposition is used with Stolen?

"From" as in "stolen from."
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Sep 16, 2023

Is the word Stolen imperative?

No.
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Sep 16, 2023

What is the singular form of Stolen?

"Stolen" is not a countable noun but is the past participle of "steal."
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Sep 16, 2023

Is the Stolen term a metaphor?

Not inherently, but can be used metaphorically.
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Sep 16, 2023

What is a stressed syllable in Stolen?

The first syllable, "Sto."
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What is the second form of Stolen?

Stole.
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Sep 16, 2023

How do we divide Stolen into syllables?

Sto-len.
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Which determiner is used with Stolen?

"This" or "that," depending on context.
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Sep 16, 2023

Which article is used with Stolen?

"The" or "a."
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Sep 16, 2023

What is the opposite of Stolen?

Returned or given.
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Sep 16, 2023

What is the third form of Stolen?

Stolen.
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Sep 16, 2023

Is Stolen a noun or adjective?

Both. As a noun, it refers to stolen items. As an adjective, it describes something that has been taken unlawfully.
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Sep 16, 2023

How many syllables are in Stolen?

Two syllables.
Janet White
Sep 16, 2023

What is the first form of Stolen?

Steal.
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Sep 16, 2023

Is Stolen a negative or positive word?

Negative, as it refers to unlawful taking.
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Sep 16, 2023

Is Stolen a vowel or consonant?

"Stolen" is a word containing both vowels and consonants.
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Sep 16, 2023

What part of speech is Stolen?

Adjective or noun.
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What is another term for Stolen?

Pilfered.
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Sep 16, 2023

How is Stolen used in a sentence?

The stolen car was found abandoned near the park.
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Sep 16, 2023
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