from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of stick.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • a. & n. from stick, v.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of stabbing or piercing.
  • n. Stitching; needlework.
  • n. The, act of coming to a stop. Compare sticking-place.
  • n. Specifically plural The last of a cow's milk; strippings.
  • n. In billiards, the act or operation of landing the cue-ball close to a cushion for safety.
  • n. In cricket, batting entirely on the defensive; batting not to make runs, but to keep in.

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

  • adj. extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.