high-sticking

high-sticking

[hahy-stik-ing]
Ice Hockey.
the act of holding the blade of the stick above shoulder level, usually resulting in a penalty.

Origin:
1945–50; high stick + -ing1

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high-stick

[hahy-stik]
verb (used with object) Ice Hockey.
to strike (an opponent) at shoulder level or above with a hockey stick.
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