Part of speech:
Encouragement or punishment, or (resulting) vigour or other improved behavior.
A scepter, staff, or wand symbolizing power or authority.
The definition of a staff is a long stick used for walking or a group of workers.
The crossbar of a balance; also, occasionally, the balance itself
Financial or other help.
An aluminum or wooden rod with a curved handle, used for support in walking
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.
A system or device, such as a computer, that performs or assists in the performance of a human task:
A level or degree in a hierarchy:
A complete course, succession, or series:
A lagging, as in billiards and marbles
Find another word for stave. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stave, like: stick, rod, staff, beam, support, cane, walking stick, machine, rung, round and lag.