slipstick

[ slip-stik ]
/ ˈslɪpˌstɪk /
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noun Informal.


Nearby words

  1. slippy,
  2. slipsheet,
  3. slipshod,
  4. slipslop,
  5. slipsole,
  6. slipstream,
  7. slipstreaming,
  8. slipt,
  9. slipware,
  10. slipway

Origin of slipstick

First recorded in 1930–35; slip1 + stick1

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Examples from the Web for slipstick

  • But somebody produced a slipstick and began to juggle it expertly.

    Sand Doom|William Fitzgerald Jenkins