from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang The control stick of an aircraft.
  • n. Slang A manual control or cursor device, as one attached to a computer or video game.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A mechanical device consisting of a handgrip mounted on a base or pedestal and typically having one or more buttons, used to control an aircraft, computer or other equipment.
  • n. A penis.
  • v. To manoeuvre by means of a joystick.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane
  • n. a manual control consisting of a vertical handle that can move freely in two directions; used as an input device to computers or to devices controlled by computers


joy +‎ stick (Wiktionary)



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