Ice Hockey.
the act of holding the blade of the stick above shoulder level, usually resulting in a penalty.

1945–50; high stick + -ing1

Dictionary.com Unabridged


verb (used with object) Ice Hockey.
to strike (an opponent) at shoulder level or above with a hockey stick.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To high-sticking
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature