Synonyms of cane in English:

cane


See definition of cane

noun

1‘he carried a silver-topped cane’

SYNONYMS

walking stick, stick, staff

alpenstock, malacca, blackthorn, ashplant, rattan

crook

NZ Australian waddy

historical ferule

2‘tie the shoot to a cane if vertical growth is required’

SYNONYMS

stick, stake, rod, upright, pole, beanpole

3‘he told the court he had been beaten with a cane every week’

SYNONYMS

stick, rod, birch

North American informal paddle

historical ferule


verb

1‘Matthew was caned for bullying’

SYNONYMS

beat, strike, hit, flog, thrash, lash, birch, whip, horsewhip, strap, leather, flagellate, scourge

North American bullwhip

informal tan someone's hide, give someone a hiding, take a strap to, larrup

North American informal whale

rare yerk, quirt