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broomstick

[broom-stik, broo m-] /ˈbrumˌstɪk, ˈbrʊm-/
noun
1.
the long slender handle of a broom.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; broom + stick1
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Examples from the web for broomstick
  • Somebody is going to touch you, with a broomstick, if you dont stop snivelling.
  • He propped himself up with a broomstick and said he bore no grudge because he believed it was an accident.
  • She starts her own parcel-delivery service, by broomstick, of course.
  • He always wanted to be a singer, so he'd walk around singing songs, using a broomstick as a guitar.
British Dictionary definitions for broomstick

broomstick

/ˈbruːmˌstɪk; ˈbrʊm-/
noun
1.
the long handle of a broom
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