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hockey stick

n.
A long-handled stick with one curved end that is used in hockey.

hock′ey stick`


n.
the long, hooked stick used in field hockey or ice hockey.
[1840–50]
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Noun1.hockey stick - sports implement consisting of a stick used by hockey players to move the puckhockey stick - sports implement consisting of a stick used by hockey players to move the puck
stick - a long implement (usually made of wood) that is shaped so that hockey or polo players can hit a puck or ball
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How she did it, she never knew, but for the next few minutes she worked as if possessed, blindly obeying Laurie, who was quite self-possessed, and lying flat, held Amy up by his arm and hockey stick till Jo dragged a rail from the fence, and together they got the child out, more frightened than hurt.
The equipment includes hockey sticks, balls, goalkeeping equipment, kits and shoes.
PESHAWAR -- Chief Executive of Malik Sports Malik Zulfiqar Ali Sunday donated hockey sticks to the provincial teams participating in the ongoing 61st PSO National Hockey Championship played at Nawaz Sharif Hockey Stadium Sialkot.
Irked that the vehicles were stopped, some supporters of the MLA jumped out of the vehicles and started attacking the toll plaza staff with iron rods and hockey sticks.
After Kate Middleton was pictured playing the game 10 days ago at the Olympic Park, online retailers reported a 238 per cent increase in the sales of hockey sticks.
Maybe with the (traditional) green, people can think of the old jolly hockey sticks thing and St Trinian's but this just makes it new and modern.
We'll soon be having health and safety people telling tennis players or hockey players that they can only use foampadded tennis rackets or hockey sticks otherwise they might hurt themselves, or golfers will have to use a soft ball in case it hits and hurts someone in the crowd.
pointed out Caroline Quentin in her rather charming, jolly hockey sticks way, as she guided us on her Passage Through India.
Blough and his team of die-hard Pittsburgh Penguins fans also scored Labatt Blue Real Hockey bags, custom Labatt Blue jerseys, hockey sticks and an autographed commemorative photo of their ice time.
ON THE BALL: The kids hit the ball up the track with their hockey sticks, above, and another competitor tackles the race, right GO FOR IT: This lad goes through the hoop in one race, above, three runners head for the finishing line, below, and a young girl takes a great leap forward, right STICK AT IT: Another two competitors have a go at controlling the balls with their hockey sticks, above SPECTATOR: This lad, above, takes time out to watch some of the sports day action READY FOR ACTION: Youngsters sit and wait for the next event, above, as one girl makes a dash for the finish line, left
MOST golf captains drive into office but in addition Joan Royle marked her year by a spectacular arrival on her bicycle, cycling through an arch of hockey sticks held by her club colleagues and teeing off with a hockey stick and ball.
Pucks are imprinted with dimples on the outside surface during the final compression to increase friction between the puck and hockey sticks.