Meaning of single stick in English:

single stick


  • 1Fencing
    A stick of about a sword's length.

    • ‘I have fought training bouts using a single stick.’
    1. 1.1mass noun Fencing with a single stick.
      ‘The last US fencing gold was won in the single stick in St Louis in 1904 by Albertson van der Post - the only time that that event has been held at the Olympics.’
      • ‘Single stick involves using a cudgel or light stick in much the same way as the sabre.’