[ hahy-stik-ing ]
/ ˈhaɪˈstɪk ɪŋ /

Ice Hockey.

the act of holding the blade of the stick above shoulder level, usually resulting in a penalty.

Origin of high-sticking

1945–50; high stick + -ing1

Definition for high-sticking (2 of 2)


[ hahy-stik ]
/ ˈhaɪˌstɪk /

verb (used with object) Ice Hockey.

to strike (an opponent) at shoulder level or above with a hockey stick.

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