staff

[ staf, stahf ]SEE DEFINITION OF staff

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STAFF

Behold me with staff and scrip, footing it merrily in the Land of Pardons.

The youth pondered, and drew a plan amongst the rushes with the point of his staff.

The staff had fallen into the way of attending Wilson's operations.

The hospital did not approve of engagements between nurses and the staff.

The staff went hopelessly down the stairs to the smoking-room, and smoked.

Along the road from Sils came the teacher leaning on his staff.

His dismissal from the staff was a wise move, tempered by unexpected clemency.

This staff, in fact, was the oddest-looking staff that Philemon had ever beheld.

He drew his sword and came at me, and I killed him with my staff.

A king's staff of office, the sign and symbol of his authority.

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