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Synonyms for (noun) stick

Synonyms: stick Definition: threat of a penalty Usage: the policy so far is all stick and no carrot

Similar words: punishment, penalisation, penalization, penalty Definition: the act of punishing

Synonyms: joint, marijuana cigarette, reefer, spliff, stick Definition: marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking

Similar words: cigaret, cigarette, butt, coffin nail, fag Definition: finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking

Synonyms: stick Definition: an implement consisting of a length of wood Usage: he collected dry sticks for a campfire; the kid had a candied apple on a stick

Similar words: implement Definition: instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

Synonyms: stick Definition: a long thin implement resembling a length of wood Usage: cinnamon sticks; a stick of dynamite

Similar words: implement Definition: instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

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

Similar words: lever Definition: a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum

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

Similar words: sports equipment Definition: equipment needed to participate in a particular sport

Synonyms: pin, peg, stick Definition: informal terms for the leg Usage: fever left him weak on his sticks

Similar words: leg Definition: a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle

Synonyms: stick Definition: a rectangular quarter pound block of butter or margarine

Similar words: margarin, margarine, marge, oleo, oleomargarine Definition: a spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter

Similar words: butter Definition: an edible emulsion of fat globules made by churning milk or cream; for cooking and table use

Synonyms: stick Definition: a small thin branch of a tree

Similar words: tree branch, limb Definition: any of the main branches arising from the trunk or a bough of a tree

Synonyms for (verb) stick

Synonyms: dumbfound, bewilder, baffle, beat, amaze, puzzle, pose, mystify, nonplus, perplex, stick, stupefy, flummox, gravel, get, vex Definition: be a mystery or bewildering to Usage: This beats me!; Got me--I don't know the answer!; a vexing problem; This question really stuck me

Similar words: throw, bedevil, befuddle, discombobulate, confound, confuse, fox, fuddle Definition: be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly Usage: These questions confuse even the experts; This question completely threw me; This question befuddled even the teacher

Synonyms: stick, sting Definition: saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous Usage: They stuck me with the dinner bill; I was stung with a huge tax bill

Similar words: thrust, force Definition: impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably Usage: She forced her diet fads on him

Synonyms: stick, adhere, cleave, cling, cohere Definition: come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation Usage: The dress clings to her body; The label stuck to the box; The sushi rice grains cohere

Similar words: touch, adjoin, contact, meet Definition: be in direct physical contact with; make contact Usage: The two buildings touch; Their hands touched; The wire must not contact the metal cover; The surfaces contact at this point

Synonyms: stick, stick to, hold fast, bond, bind, adhere Definition: stick to firmly Usage: Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?

Similar words: attach Definition: become attached Usage: The spider's thread attached to the window sill

Synonyms: stick Definition: pierce or penetrate or puncture with something pointed Usage: He stuck the needle into his finger

Similar words: thrust, pierce Definition: penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

Synonyms: stick Definition: pierce with a thrust using a pointed instrument Usage: he stuck the cloth with the needle

Similar words: thrust, pierce Definition: penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

Synonyms: stick, deposit, wedge, lodge Definition: put, fix, force, or implant Usage: lodge a bullet in the table; stick your thumb in the crack

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure Definition: cause to be firmly attached Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man

Synonyms: stick Definition: fasten into place by fixing an end or point into something Usage: stick the corner of the sheet under the mattress

Similar words: fasten Definition: become fixed or fastened Usage: This dress fastens in the back

Synonyms: stick Definition: fasten with or as with pins or nails Usage: stick the photo onto the corkboard

Similar words: fasten Definition: become fixed or fastened Usage: This dress fastens in the back

Synonyms: stick Definition: fasten with an adhesive material like glue Usage: stick the poster onto the wall

Similar words: fasten Definition: become fixed or fastened Usage: This dress fastens in the back

Synonyms: stick Definition: cover and decorate with objects that pierce the surface Usage: stick some feathers in the turkey before you serve it

Similar words: embellish, decorate, beautify, adorn, grace, ornament Definition: make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc. Usage: Decorate the room for the party; beautify yourself for the special day

Synonyms: stick, stick around, stay, stay put Definition: stay put (in a certain place) Usage: We are staying in Detroit; we are not moving to Cincinnati; Stay put in the corner here!; Stick around and you will learn something!

Similar words: stay in place Definition: be stationary

Synonyms: stand by, stick, stick by, adhere Definition: be loyal to Usage: She stood by her husband in times of trouble; The friends stuck together through the war

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: adhere, stick Definition: be a devoted follower or supporter Usage: The residents of this village adhered to Catholicism; She sticks to her principles

Similar words: adopt, espouse, follow Definition: choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans Usage: She followed the feminist movement; The candidate espouses Republican ideals

Synonyms: stick Definition: endure Usage: The label stuck to her for the rest of her life

Similar words: remain, stay, persist Definition: stay behind Usage: The smell stayed in the room; The hostility remained long after they made up

Synonyms: stick Definition: be or become fixed Usage: The door sticks--we will have to plane it

Similar words: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer