Definition of stick shift
: a manually operated gearshift for a motor vehicle usually mounted on the floor
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Do you know how to drive a stick shift?
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STICK SHIFT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stick shift for English Language Learners
: a device in a car that you move into different positions in order to change the car's gears
: a car that has a stick shift
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