billystick
billystick illystick n. a policeman's club.

Syn: truncheon, nightstick, billy, billy club. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • billystick — noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen • Syn: ↑truncheon, ↑nightstick, ↑baton, ↑billy, ↑billy club • Hypernyms: ↑club …   Useful english dictionary

  • nightstick — ightstick n. A policeman s club. Syn: truncheon, billy, billy club, billystick. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Baton (law enforcement) — Truncheon redirects here. For the British submarine, see HMS Truncheon (P353). Nightstick redirects here. For the sludge metal band, see Nightstick (band). For the Transformers character, see Nightstick (Transformers). Old police baton A… …   Wikipedia

  • billy club — noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen • Syn: ↑truncheon, ↑nightstick, ↑baton, ↑billy, ↑billystick • Hypernyms: ↑club * * * noun Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • nightstick — noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen • Syn: ↑truncheon, ↑baton, ↑billy, ↑billystick, ↑billy club • Hypernyms: ↑club …   Useful english dictionary

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