verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- shutting stile,
- shuttle armature,
- shuttle diplomacy,
Origin of shuttlecock
Examples from the Web for shuttlecock
The Mile High dinner series is just one of many events the cousins throw under their umbrella company, Shuttlecock Inc.
Spinning a top is second to no exercise which I have yet mentioned, unless it is playing at shuttlecock.The Young Mother|William A. Alcott
He pictured his country ravaged, broken, desolate, buffeted like a shuttlecock between the rackets of fate.The Blood Red Dawn|Charles Caldwell Dobie
It is to be a shuttlecock between discontent and temptation.What Will He Do With It, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He knew I was not a shuttlecock, to be bandied about at pleasure.
When she had rowed away from the house, Chin went inside and got his shuttlecock.Our Little Siamese Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade