shooting stick Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “shooting stick” in the English Dictionary

"shooting stick" in British English

See all translations

shooting sticknoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​walkingstick that has a ​sharppoint to ​push into the ​ground at one end and a ​foldedpart that ​opens out to use as a ​seat at the other US a ​stick that you ​rest a rifle (= ​longgun) on to ​keep it still when ​shooting
(Definition of shooting stick from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shooting stick”
in Chinese (Simplified) (顶端可以打开当作凳子用的)折叠座手杖…
in Chinese (Traditional) (頂端可以打開當作凳子用的)折疊座手杖…
What is the pronunciation of shooting stick?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

new wave

people who are doing activities in a new and different way

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More