- a verse or line of poetry.
Origin of stich1
- the last trick, being of special scoring value in certain games, as pinochle or klaberjass.
Origin of stich2
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Stich, stik, n. a verse or line of poetry, of whatever measure—used in composition: a row of trees.
So that it has come to pass that we must say, 'In England, Catholics are hanged, and those not stich are burned.'Henry VIII And His Court
Numbers in brackets refer to the Teubner text of Stich, but the divisions of the text are left unaltered.Meditations
- a line of poetry; verse