unpleasant surprise on learning of an unexpectedly high price for an item.
surprise at the retail price of an item, esp. an automobile
- Stick float
noun 1. (angling) a float attached at the top and bottom to the line
noun, plural stickfuls. Printing. 1. as much set type as a composing stick will hold, usually about two column inches.
verb (used without object), stickhandled, stickhandling. 1. (in hockey and lacrosse) to control and skillfully maneuver the ball or puck with the stick. verb 1. (hockey:Ice) to manoeuvre (the puck) deftly
or stick handler [stik-hand-ler] /ˈstɪkˌhænd lər/ noun 1. a hockey or lacrosse player, esp. one who is talented at stickhandling.