Definition of Crabstick

1. n. A stick, cane, or cudgel, made of the wood of the crab tree.



Definition of Crabstick

1. Noun. A cudgel, originally made of crab-tree wood, hence any similar club. ¹

2. Noun. A crabby, ill-tempered person. ¹

3. Noun. A processed food, made of surimi shaped to resemble the legs of a crab. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Crabstick

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crabstick

crabeater
crabeater seal
crabeaters
craber
crabers
crabfaced
crablet
crablike
crabmeat
crabmeats
crabronid
crabronids
crabstick (current term)
crabsticks
crabwise
cracid
crack-pipe
crack-pipes
crack-up
crack a book
crack a crib
crack a fat
crack a smile
crack addict
crack babies
crack baby

Literary usage of Crabstick

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1. The Good-fellow's Calendar, and Almanack of Perpetual Jocularity: Containing (1826)
"I'll insure A lasting cure In Russia's native crabstick ! With magic wand he struck the earth ... Long essay'd On jilt and jade Be Bullets magic crabstick ! ..."

2. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1867)
"I'll ensure A lasting cure In Russia's native crabstick! With magic wand he struck the earth, The husband's consolation ; Dispense, quoth he, thou legal man ..."

3. Anglers' Evenings by Manchester Anglers' Association (1883)
"BY crabstick. WAS, one May, spending the week I have hitherto been fortunate enough to get for the spring fishing, at Crook, by the Tweed, with three old ..."

4. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1867)
"I'll ensure A lasting cure In Russia's native crabstick! • With magic wand he struck the earth, The husband's consolation ; Dispense, quoth he, ..."

5. The Good-fellow's Calendar, and Almanack of Perpetual Jocularity: Containing (1826)
"I'll insure A lasting cure In Russia's native crabstick ! With magic wand he struck the earth ... Long essay'd On jilt and jade Be Bullets magic crabstick ! ..."

6. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1867)
"I'll ensure A lasting cure In Russia's native crabstick! With magic wand he struck the earth, The husband's consolation ; Dispense, quoth he, thou legal man ..."

7. Anglers' Evenings by Manchester Anglers' Association (1883)
"BY crabstick. WAS, one May, spending the week I have hitherto been fortunate enough to get for the spring fishing, at Crook, by the Tweed, with three old ..."

8. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1867)
"I'll ensure A lasting cure In Russia's native crabstick! • With magic wand he struck the earth, The husband's consolation ; Dispense, quoth he, ..."

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