stickhandle

or stick-han·dle

[ stik-han-dl ]
/ ˈstɪkˌhæn dl /

verb (used without object), stick·han·dled, stick·han·dling.

(in hockey and lacrosse) to control and skillfully maneuver the ball or puck with the stick.

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Origin of stickhandle

First recorded in 1910–15; back formation from stickhandling

OTHER WORDS FROM stickhandle

stickhandler, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stickhandle

stickhandle
/ (ˈstɪkˌhændəl) /

verb

ice hockey to manoeuvre (the puck) deftly

Derived forms of stickhandle

stickhandler, noun
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