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handstaff

noun as in walking stick

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There is nothing on the wall but a great pike,—no handstaff, but only an iron crowbar; and other weapons of war are nailed up.

Two stout sticks, the handstaff and the swingle, attached to each other by a strong band of gut, constitute its simple mechanism.

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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to handstaff, such as: cane, crutch, alpenstock, shillelagh, staff, and stick.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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