sticker-up

noun
plural -s

Definition of sticker-up

1 : one that finishes ware by sticking parts together
2 chiefly Australia : one that holds up another (as for robbery) : highwayman, bushranger
3 Australia : a primitive method of roasting meat on a wooden spit stuck in the ground and leaned over a fire

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stick up + -er

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“Sticker-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sticker-up. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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