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Synonyms for stick

abuse

the sticks

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  • the middle of nowhere
  • the countryside
  • a backwater
  • the back of beyond
  • a godforsaken place

adhere

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catch

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tolerate

stick at something

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stick to someone

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  • remain faithful
  • remain true
  • remain loyal

stick to something: keep to

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stick to something: stand by

stick to something: adhere to

stick up for someone

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Synonyms for stick

a fairly long straight piece of solid material used especially as a support in walking

a relatively long, straight, rigid piece of metal or other solid material

to cause to penetrate with force

to become or cause to become stuck or lodged

to hold fast

to deposit in a specified place

to make incapable of finding something to think, do, or say

to force (another) to accept a burden

to get money or something else from by deceitful trickery

stick around: to continue to be in a place

stick out: to curve outward past the normal or usual limit

stick out: to be obtrusively conspicuous

stick up: to take property or possessions from (a person or company, for example) unlawfully and usually forcibly

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a small thin branch of a tree

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a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane

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a rectangular quarter pound block of butter or margarine

informal terms for the leg

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

a long thin implement resembling a length of wood

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marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking

threat of a penalty

stay put (in a certain place)

be or become fixed

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endure

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be a devoted follower or supporter

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be loyal to

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cover and decorate with objects that pierce the surface

fasten with an adhesive material like glue

fasten with or as with pins or nails

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fasten into place by fixing an end or point into something

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pierce with a thrust using a pointed instrument

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pierce or penetrate or puncture with something pointed

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saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous

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References in classic literature ?
Suppose 'm you take 'm me along canoe, washee-washee, me give 'm you fella boy two stick tobacco.
Suppose 'm you give 'm me ten stick, all right along me," came the reply.
It was all that was left of Spanker-- the stick with which he had been tied.
You'd better stick by the sled," his partner protested.
The crowd cheer, and begin to chaff Joe, who turns up his nose and swaggers across to the sticks.
And my arm went off with the stick when it went off.
He now took the stick from my hands and examined it for a few minutes with his naked eyes.
The debtor took his stick again, and bowing his head left the court.
I caught hold of the stick with my hands, but such was his strength that he jerked me into the crevice.
To take care, in doing this, that one end of the stick shall be at the edge of the rocks, on the side of them which overlooks the quicksand.
He held in his hand a huge stick, his eyes glistening with spiteful thoughts, a malignant smile played round his lips, and the whole of his carriage, and even all his movements, betokened bad and malicious intentions.
A great, stout, awkward, stupid creature, with a man's hat on and a man's stick in her hand.
The stick with which the deed had been done, although it was of some rare and very tough and heavy wood, had broken in the middle under the stress of this insensate cruelty; and one splintered half had rolled in the neighbouring gutter--the other, without doubt, had been carried away by the murderer.
So he flourished his own stick and planted himself in the traveler's path.
He had seen many of his kind go to their deaths before the loud noise made by the little black stick in the hands of the strange white ape who lived in that wonderful lair, and Kerchak had made up his brute mind to own that death-dealing contrivance, and to explore the interior of the mysterious den.
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