licorice stick


noun Slang.

a clarinet.

Origin of licorice stick

First recorded in 1930–35
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Examples from the Web for licorice stick

  • He held up the licorice-stick and traced a wavery little line round it with his finger-nail.

    The Very Small Person|Annie Hamilton Donnell
  • She would open it by-and-by and find the golden alley and the singing-top and the licorice-stick.

    The Very Small Person|Annie Hamilton Donnell