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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 periodicals archive ?
Squelching in the mud may sound like fun but it is easy to lose your footing and we have had reports of people getting stuck and losing possessions in it.
CARE: Bracken A LOST baby badger has been rescued after falling down a rabbit hole and getting stuck.
We did not have a problem with vehicles getting stuck.
Boris Johnson has been left hanging after getting stuck halfway down a zip wire.
Coventry's cats didn't just cause problems for firefighters by getting stuck up trees and on roofs.
IT was great to see Blues players getting stuck in, showing that they do care and are prepared to lay it on the line for the shirt (were you watching Julian Gray?
LITTLE Timmy Novotney is a real prize guy after getting stuck inside a crane-grab machine.
Experience and expertise can make the difference between knowing the direct route to achieve certification, or getting stuck in costly detours and traffic delays because the map wasn't interpreted correctly.
Summary: An American hiker has faced a harrowing ordeal after getting stuck on the side of a California cliff.
Jacob Sam (above), aged nine of Earlsdon with two of his puppets and (right) Amy COLOURFUL CREATIONS: Emily Harrison (right), aged three, of Stoke, Coventry, starts to make her doll and (below) Yasmin Bhayat, aged 12, of Cheylesmore, with her colourful doll STICKY SITUATION: Daniel Harrison (above), aged six, of Stoke, Coventry, gets stuck into making his model and (below right) Jasper Tetlow, aged seven, of Earlsdon, with part of his doll MATERIAL GIRLS: Annabelle Tetlow (above), aged four, of Green Lane, making her dolls and (right) Morgan Tiley (left), aged 10, and Millie Fairies, aged nine, of Holbrooks, getting stuck into the activity
Something could be made from the movie's all-female cast getting stuck in tight passageways and (some of them, at least) being eventually covered in blood, a la Sissy Spacek's Carrie awakening to her womanhood, but it really doesn't pay to think too hard about stuff like that.
He climbed down a TV wire through the chimney but it broke and he fell, getting stuck about three-quarters of the way down.
The former Dundee United and Scotland star insists staying in the team and getting stuck into Arsenal today is top of his agenda.
Essentially, we could have drilled out another 758', but instead of taking a chance of getting stuck, we decided "discretion is the better part of valor" and stopped drilling.
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission received 60 reports of youngsters suffering cuts and bruises after getting stuck in the Fisher-Price "portable rainforest open top take along swings".
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