A short, thick stick or club
A bat is defined as a mammal who flies with the use of wings, is active at night, eats insects and/or fruit, and can see in the dark but mostly finds its way through the use of echolocation.
A hollow metal rod, with a knob at one or at each end, twirled in a showy way by a drum major or drum majorette
A poke, thrust, or stab with a stick or similar object:
a short stout club used primarily by policemen
A short heavy club, usually of wood, that is thicker or loaded at one end.
A short stick or club, especially a police officer's club.
The definition of a club is a heavy stick, generally used as a weapon, or a group of people who common together for a common interest, or a place where people dance and drink at night.
Find another word for truncheon. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for truncheon, like: cudgel, bat, baton, stick, weapon, nightstick, billy, billystick, nightsticks, baseball-bat and bayonet.