Found 4 items, similar to Stuck.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
macet, terhunjam, tertempel
English → English
n 1: implement consisting of a length of wood; “he collected dry
sticks for a campfire”
; “the kid had a candied apple on
2: a small thin branch of a tree
3: a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and
elevators of an airplane [syn: control stick
4: informal terms of the leg; “fever left him weak on his
5: marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking [syn: joint
6: threat of a penalty; “the policy so far is all stick and no
v 1: fix, force, or implant; “lodge a bullet in the table”
] [ant: dislodge
2: stay put (in a certain place); “We are staying in Detroit;
we are not moving to Cincinnati”
; “Stay put in the corner
; “Stick around and you will learn something!”
, stick around
, stay put
] [ant: move
3: cause to protrude or as if to protrude; “stick one's hand
out of the window”
; “stick one's nose into other people's
[syn: put forward
4: stick to firmly; “Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?”
, hold fast
, stick to
5: be or become fixed; “The door sticks--we will have to plane
6: endure; “The label stuck to her for the rest of her life”
7: be a devoted follower or supporter; “The residents of this
village adhered to Catholicism”
; “She sticks to her
8: be loyal to; “She stood by her husband in times of trouble”
“The friends stuck together through the war”
[syn: stand by
, stick by
9: cover and decorate with objects that pierce the surface;
“stick some feathers in the turkey before you serve it”
10: fasten with an adhesive material like glue; “stick the
poster onto the wall”
11: fasten with or as with pins or nails; “stick the photo onto
12: fasten into place by fixing an end or point into something;
“stick the corner of the sheet under the mattress”
13: pierce with a thrust using a pointed instrument; “he stuck
the cloth with the needle”
14: pierce or penetrate or puncture with something pointed; “He
stuck the needle into his finger”
15: come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and
resist separation; “The dress clings to her body”
label stuck to the box”
; “The sushi rice grains cohere”
16: saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous; “They
stuck me with the dinner bill”
; “I was stung with a huge
17: be a mystery or bewildering to; “This beats me!”
; “Got me--I
don't know the answer!”
; “a vexing problem”
question really stuck me”
adj 1: caught or fixed; “stuck in the mud”
2: baffled; “this problem has me completely stuck”
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stuck
pr. & vb. n. Sticking
.] [OE. stikien, v.t. & i., combined
with steken, whence E. stuck), AS. stician, v.t. & i., and
(assumed) stecan, v.t.; akin to OFries. steka, OS. stekan,
OHG. stehhan, G. stechen, and to Gr. ? to prick, Skr. tij to
be sharp. Cf. Distinguish
, n., Stigma
for or in writing.]
1. To penetrate with a pointed instrument; to pierce; to
stab; hence, to kill by piercing; as, to stick a beast.
And sticked him with bodkins anon. --Chaucer.
It was a shame . . . to stick him under the other
gentleman's arm while he was redding the fray. --Sir
2. To cause to penetrate; to push, thrust, or drive, so as to
pierce; as, to stick a needle into one's finger.
Thou stickest a dagger in me. --Shak.
3. To fasten, attach, or cause to remain, by thrusting in;
hence, also, to adorn or deck with things fastened on as
by piercing; as, to stick a pin on the sleeve.
My shroud of white, stuck all with yew. --Shak.
The points of spears are stuck within the shield.
4. To set; to fix in; as, to stick card teeth.
5. To set with something pointed; as, to stick cards.
6. To fix on a pointed instrument; to impale; as, to stick an
apple on a fork.
7. To attach by causing to adhere to the surface; as, to
stick on a plaster; to stick a stamp on an envelope; also,
to attach in any manner.
8. (Print.) To compose; to set, or arrange, in a composing
stick; as, to stick type. [Cant]
9. (Joinery) To run or plane (moldings) in a machine, in
contradistinction to working them by hand. Such moldings
are said to be stuck.
10. To cause to stick; to bring to a stand; to pose; to
puzzle; as, to stick one with a hard problem. [Colloq.]
11. To impose upon; to compel to pay; sometimes, to cheat.
To stick out
, to cause to project or protrude; to render
imp. & p. p. of Stick
, n. [Cf. 1st Stoccado
A thrust. [Obs.] --Shak.