Recent Examples of walking stick from the Web
Jenkins hobbled off the plane with a walking stick, looking much older than his years, with their daughters in 2004.
Roberts makes wooden signs and inscribed walking sticks that are for sale at Knapp’s shop.
Volunteer carolers lined up on Morgan’s driveway belting out Christmas tunes while Morgan slowly ambled toward the limo with the aid of a walking stick and his live-in caregiver, Ping Agapito.
Wisely, the studio chose to forego (as the comic eventually had) his alter ego as a hobbled physician with a walking stick that could suddenly make him—boom!— the God of Thunder.
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WALKING STICK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of walking stick for English Language Learners
: a stick that is used to help someone to walk
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