[hahy-stik-ing] /ˈhaɪˈstɪk ɪŋ/
the act of holding the blade of the stick above shoulder level, usually resulting in a penalty.
verb (used with object), Ice Hockey.
to strike (an opponent) at shoulder level or above with a hockey stick.
[hahy-struhng] /ˈhaɪˈstrʌŋ/ adjective 1. at great tension; highly excitable or nervous; edgy: high-strung nerves; a high-strung person. adj. also high strung, 1848 in the figurative sense, from high (adj.) + strung. Originally a musical term, with reference to stringed instruments, where it is attested from 1748.
noun 1. the most up-to-date, elegant, or exclusive fashion, especially in clothing.
[hahyt] /haɪt/ adjective 1. Archaic. called or named: Childe Harold was he hight. [hahyt] /haɪt/ noun 1. . [hahyt] /haɪt/ noun 1. extent or distance upward: The balloon stopped rising at a height of 500 feet. 2. distance upward from a given level to a fixed point: the height from the ground to the first […]
noun, British. 1. the table in the dining hall of a college, reserved for senior members of the college and distinguished guests. noun 1. (sometimes capitals) the table, sometimes elevated, in the dining hall of a school, college, etc, at which the principal teachers, fellows, etc, sit