pogo stick

po·go stick

noun \ˈpō-(ˌ)gō-\

: a toy that children use for bouncing up and down which consists of a pole with handles at the top, a strong spring at the bottom, and two pieces near the bottom to stand on

Full Definition of POGO STICK

:  a pole with a strong spring at the bottom and two footrests on which a person stands and moves along with a series of jumps

Origin of POGO STICK

from Pogo, a trademark
First Known Use: 1921


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