1. An implement consisting of a length of wood (synset 104324558)
    "he collected dry sticks for a campfire"; "the kid had a candied apple on a stick"
  2. A small thin branch of a tree (synset 113186544)
  3. A lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane (synset 104325114)
  4. A rectangular quarter pound block of butter or margarine (synset 107864621)
  5. Informal terms for the leg (synset 105569340)
    "fever left him weak on his sticks"
  6. A long implement (usually made of wood) that is shaped so that hockey or polo players can hit a puck or ball (synset 104325269)
  7. A long thin implement resembling a length of wood (synset 104324971)
    "cinnamon sticks"; "a stick of dynamite"
  8. Marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking (synset 103606019)
  9. Threat of a penalty (synset 101165418)
    "the policy so far is all stick and no carrot"
  1. Put, fix, force, or implant (synset 201530857)
    "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack"
  2. Stay put (in a certain place) (synset 201861378)
    "We are staying in Detroit; we are not moving to Cincinnati"; "Stay put in the corner here!"; "Stick around and you will learn something!"
  3. Stick to firmly (synset 201359453)
    "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
  4. Be or become fixed (synset 202759907)
    "The door sticks--we will have to plane it"
  5. Endure (synset 202653900)
    "The label stuck to her for the rest of her life"
  6. Be a devoted follower or supporter (synset 202644929)
    "The residents of this village adhered to Catholicism"; "She sticks to her principles"
  7. Be loyal to (synset 202644714)
    "She stood by her husband in times of trouble"; "The friends stuck together through the war"
  8. Cover and decorate with objects that pierce the surface (synset 201671864)
    "stick some feathers in the turkey before you serve it"
  9. Fasten with an adhesive material like glue (synset 201617485)
    "stick the poster onto the wall"
  10. Fasten with or as with pins or nails (synset 201617330)
    "stick the photo onto the corkboard"
  11. Fasten into place by fixing an end or point into something (synset 201617139)
    "stick the corner of the sheet under the mattress"
  12. Pierce with a thrust using a pointed instrument (synset 201444612)
    "he stuck the cloth with the needle"
  13. Pierce or penetrate or puncture with something pointed (synset 201444412)
    "He stuck the needle into his finger"
  14. Come or be in close contact with;
    Stick or hold together and resist separation (synset 201223449)
    "The dress clings to her body"; "The label stuck to the box"; "The sushi rice grains cohere"
  15. Saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous (synset 200750090)
    "They stuck me with the dinner bill"; "I was stung with a huge tax bill"
  16. Be a mystery or bewildering to (synset 200624056)
    "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"

Other Searches