broom handle


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Noun1.broom handle - the handle of a broombroom handle - the handle of a broom    
broom - a cleaning implement for sweeping; bundle of straws or twigs attached to a long handle
handgrip, handle, grip, hold - the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it; "he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; "it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
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The young man commenced his search for the letter with the greatest patience, turning out his pockets of all kinds over and over again, rummaging and rerummaging in his valise, and opening and reopening his purse; but when he found that he had come to the conviction that the letter was not to be found, he flew, for the third time, into such a rage as was near costing him a fresh consumption of wine, oil, and rosemary--for upon seeing this hot- headed youth become exasperated and threaten to destroy everything in the establishment if his letter were not found, the host seized a spit, his wife a broom handle, and the servants the same sticks they had used the day before.
Throwing down his spit, and ordering his wife to do the same with her broom handle, and the servants with their sticks, he set the first example of commencing an earnest search for the lost letter.
When she took hold of a mop or a broom handle the hands looked like the dried stems of an old creeping vine clinging to a tree.
bout ten year ole dat 'uz good to me, en hadn't no mammy, po' thing, en I loved her en she loved me; en she come out whah I uz' workin' en she had a roasted tater, en tried to slip it to me-- robbin' herself, you see, 'ca'se she knowed de overseer didn't give me enough to eat--en he ketched her at it, en giver her a lick acrost de back wid his stick, which 'uz as thick as a broom handle, en she drop' screamin' on de groun', en squirmin' en wallerin' aroun' in de dust like a spider dat's got crippled.
Out of the hair she braided a cord; and by means of the cord she lashed a three-foot piece of broom handle to a board from the salmon case.
Mr House added: "He told officers he used a broom handle to try to put Mr Salmon's head on it and parade through the building.
The most recent incident saw a man beaten unconscious on the street outside with a broom handle.
A broom handle and a shovel were used to help dig out enough mud from around them and they were helped out of the marsh.
As well as imagination, you will need a wooden broom handle and a stout stick about 40cm long, plus some strong garden twine.
A POLICEMAN was chased down the street by his raging nephew brandishing a broom handle in a family row over stolen cash.
According to TMZ, jail records stat that the star gained entry to Gosa's Silver Creek home in Georgia and struck him in the leg and side with a metal broom handle.
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