Translation of "stick" - English-Spanish dictionary

stick

noun /stik/

a branch or twig from a tree

ramita
They were sent to find sticks for firewood.

a long thin piece of wood etc shaped for a special purpose

bastón
She always walks with a stick nowadays
a walking-stick / hockey-stick

a long piece

palo, vara
a stick of rhubarb.
get (hold of) the wrong end of the stick

to misunderstand a situation, something said etc

coger el rábano por las hojas
She somehow got the wrong end of the stck and mistakenly thought I was criticizing her.

(Translation of “stick” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)