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Another word for stave

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Noun
  1. A fairly long straight piece of solid material used especially as a support in walking

      1. A cane or staff used as an aid in walking.
      2. Any of numerous slow-moving phasmid insects, chiefly of the family Phasmatidae, having a slender brown or green body that resembles a stick or twig.
      1. A branch or stem that has fallen or been cut from a tree or shrub.
      2. A piece of wood, such as a tree branch, that is used for fuel, cut for lumber, or shaped for a specific purpose.
      3. A wand, staff, baton, or rod.
      1. A stick or cane carried as an aid in walking or climbing.
      2. A stout stick used as a weapon; a cudgel.
      3. A pole on which a flag is displayed; a flagstaff.
      1. A slender, strong but often flexible stem, as of certain bamboos, reeds, or rattans.
      2. A plant having such a stem.
      3. Such stems or strips of such stems used for wickerwork or baskets.
    See also:

    machine

Idioms:

    stave off

  1. To prohibit from occurring by advance planning or action

Another word for stave

Noun
      1. A stick or cane carried as an aid in walking or climbing.
      2. A stout stick used as a weapon; a cudgel.
      3. A pole on which a flag is displayed; a flagstaff.
      1. A fishing rod.
      2. A piston rod.
      3. An often expandable horizontal bar, especially of metal, used to suspend household items such as curtains or towels.
      1. A branch or stem that has fallen or been cut from a tree or shrub.
      2. A piece of wood, such as a tree branch, that is used for fuel, cut for lumber, or shaped for a specific purpose.
      3. A wand, staff, baton, or rod.