hockey stick


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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.
MOSES COMES 2 ROCK sports two tablets that are symbolic of the Ten Commandments plus a modern-day hockey stick and music.
Free from responsibility for the rest of the day, Brandon, 17 and a senior at Simi Valley High, gulps down lunch and grabs his hockey stick.
Before yesterday's semifinals, Swanson had never picked up a hockey stick.
Louis to film a commercial for the newest addition to the Miken hockey stick line, the Razor Z9.
Taqi Ahmed Saleh, 26, died after being beaten with a hockey stick and stabbed in the chest on Thursday night by two other Egyptians.
The PE teacher at Edinburgh's St George's School for Girls only got into her own school team by convincing teachers she was an experienced player before she had even picked up a hockey stick.
The hockey stick is a temperature reconstruction which features a long flat "handle" indicating temperatures were relatively consistent for 900 years followed by a sharp upward "blade" indicating that temperatures dramatically increased over the past 100 years.
At the shop two of them got out and one pulled a hockey stick from underneath the driver's seat.
HOLLYWOOD superstar Russell Crowe could be set to swap his gladiator's sword for a hockey stick - and go into battle for Ulster's own Belfast Giants.
In evidence the girl said she had recognised all three men involved and that Murphy had struck her father on the head with a hockey stick outside their home.