Meaning of “shooting stick” in the English Dictionary


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shooting sticknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈʃuː.tɪŋ ˌstɪk/ us /ˈʃuː.t̬ɪŋ ˌstɪk/

a walking stick that has a sharp point to push into the ground at one end and a folded part that opens out to use as a seat at the other

US a stick that you rest a rifle (= long gun) on to keep it still when shooting

(Definition of “shooting stick” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)