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- n. A stick used in playing the game of trapball.
- n. A slender leg.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A stick used in playing the game of trapball; hence, fig., a slender leg.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A stick used in the game of trap; an object resembling such a stick.
- n. The cross-bar connecting the body of a cart with the shafts.
Well, he was at the top afore you could cry 'trapstick,' and it wasn't long till I was at the top too, and there we found a gate opening into the hill, and a power of lords and ladies waiting to resave Mahoon, who I larned was their king, and who had been away from his kingdom for twenty years, by rason of his being shut up in the box by some great fairy-man.