put/stick that in your pipe and smoke it

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of put/stick that in your pipe and smoke it

informal
used to tell someone that he or she must accept what one says is true even though he or she might not like it or agree with it
  • "It's a stupid movie." "Oh really? Well it was just nominated for an Oscar, so put/stick that in your pipe and smoke it!"

Word by Word Definitions

put play
  1. : to place in a specified position or relationship : lay

  2. : to move in a specified direction

  3. : to send (something, such as a weapon or missile) into or through something : thrust

  1. : a throw made with an overhand pushing motion

  2. : an option to sell a specified amount of a security (such as a stock) or commodity (such as wheat) at a fixed price at or within a specified time — compare call 3d

  1. : being in place : fixed, set

stick play
  1. : a woody piece or part of a tree or shrub: such as

  2. : a usually dry or dead severed shoot, twig, or slender branch

  3. : a cut or broken branch or piece of wood gathered for fuel or construction material

  1. : to hit or propel (something, such as a hockey puck) with a stick

  1. : to pierce with something pointed : stab

  2. : to kill by piercing

  3. : to push or thrust so as or as if to pierce

  1. : a thrust with a pointed instrument : stab

  2. : delay, stop

  3. : impediment

your play
  1. : of or relating to you or yourself or yourselves especially as possessor or possessors, agent or agents, or object or objects of an action

  2. : of or relating to one or oneself

  3. used with little or no meaning almost as an equivalent to the definite article the

pipe play
  1. : a tubular wind instrument

  2. : one of the tubes of a pipe organ:

  3. : flue pipe

  1. : to play on a pipe

  2. : to convey orders by signals on a boatswain's pipe

  3. : to speak in a high or shrill voice

smoke play
  1. : the gaseous products of burning materials especially of organic origin made visible by the presence of small particles of carbon

  2. : a suspension of particles in a gas

  3. : a mass or column of smoke

  1. : to emit or exhale smoke

  2. : to emit excessive smoke

  3. : to undergo punishment : suffer


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