Synonyms of rod in English:

rod


See definition of rod

noun

1‘an iron rod’

SYNONYMS

bar, stick, pole, baton, staff

shaft, strut, rail, spoke

cane, birch, switch

historical knout

2‘the ceremonial rod of the House of Commons’

SYNONYMS

staff, wand, mace, sceptre

caduceus

3the rod‘instruction in these subjects was brisk and accompanied by the rod’

SYNONYMS

corporal punishment, the cane, the lash, the birch, the belt, the strap

beating, flogging, caning, birching