Another word for stick


stick - threat of a penalty

Example:- the policy so far is all stick and no carrot

joint, marijuana cigarette, reefer, spliff, stick - marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking

peg, pin, stick - informal terms for the leg

Example:- fever left him weak on his sticks

stick - an implement consisting of a length of wood

Example:- he collected dry sticks for a campfire

stick - a small thin branch of a tree

stick - a rectangular quarter pound block of butter or margarine

stick - a long thin implement resembling a length of wood

Example:- cinnamon sticks

stick - a long implement (usually made of wood) that is shaped so that hockey or polo players can hit a puck or ball

control stick, joystick, stick - a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane


adhere, bind, bond, hold fast, stick, stick to - stick to firmly

Example:- Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?

stay, stay put, stick, stick around - stay put (in a certain place)

Example:- We are staying in Detroit; we are not moving to Cincinnati

stick, sting - saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous

Example:- They stuck me with the dinner bill

deposit, lodge, stick, wedge - put, fix, force, or implant

Example:- lodge a bullet in the table

stick - pierce with a thrust using a pointed instrument

Example:- he stuck the cloth with the needle

stick - pierce or penetrate or puncture with something pointed

Example:- He stuck the needle into his finger

stick - fasten with or as with pins or nails

Example:- stick the photo onto the corkboard

stick - fasten with an adhesive material like glue

Example:- stick the poster onto the wall

stick - fasten into place by fixing an end or point into something

Example:- stick the corner of the sheet under the mattress

stick - endure

Example:- The label stuck to her for the rest of her life

stick - cover and decorate with objects that pierce the surface

Example:- stick some feathers in the turkey before you serve it

adhere, cleave, cling, cohere, stick - come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation

Example:- The dress clings to her body

stick - be or become fixed

Example:- The door sticks--we will have to plane it

adhere, stand by, stick, stick by - be loyal to

Example:- She stood by her husband in times of trouble

amaze, baffle, beat, bewilder, dumbfound, flummox, get, gravel, mystify, nonplus, perplex, pose, puzzle, stick, stupefy, vex - be a mystery or bewildering to

Example:- This beats me!

adhere, stick - be a devoted follower or supporter

Example:- The residents of this village adhered to Catholicism

Tweets containing the word stick

Source : WordNet