half-butt

half-butt

n
(Billiards & Snooker) a snooker cue longer than an ordinary cue, usually used with a long rest
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Wherefore the remnant took measures (with the half-butt as an engine of public opinion) till the rumour went abroad that young men who used the Tail Twisters as a crutch to the Staff Corps had many and varied trials to endure.
A A TV show host B A fashion designer C A playwright D An unempoyed actress QUESTION 11 - for 11 points: In which sport might a spider, a masse and a half-butt be seen?
He even shared a joke with referee Jan Verhaas when the half-butt became tangled up in a pocket.