Definition of stickhandle in US English:



[no object]as noun stickhandling
Ice Hockey
  • (in hockey and other games) control the puck or ball with one's stick.

    • ‘Some of the things he does while stick-handling and passing just make people look silly.’
    • ‘He makes good decisions with the puck, whether he's shooting, passing or stick-handling.’
    • ‘This kid, watching him play and how he stick-handles, is pretty amazing.’
    • ‘Naturally gifted as far as stick-handling and maneuvering, he is a young guy that will continue to get better.’
    • ‘Their skating and stick-handling was terrific.’