one of two poles, each with a support for the foot at some distance above the bottom end, enabling the wearer to walk with his or her feet above the ground.
one of several posts supporting a structure built above the surface of land or water.
Ceramics. a three-armed support for an object being fired.
any of several white-and-black wading birds, especially Cladorhynchus leucocephalus and Himantopus himantopus, having long, bright pink legs and a long, slender black bill.
a plow handle.
verb (used with object)
to raise on or as if on stilts.
either of a pair of two long poles with footrests on which a person stands and walks, as used by circus clowns
a long post or column that is used with others to support a building above ground level
any of several shore birds of the genera Himantopus and Cladorhynchus, similar to the avocets but having a straight bill
(transitive) to raise or place on or as if on stilts
Trademark. 1. a rich, waxy, white cheese, veined with mold: made principally in England. noun 1. trademark either of two rich cheeses made from whole milk, blue-veined (blue Stilton) or white (white Stilton), both very strong in flavour
- Stilt root
noun 1. a large prop root
noun 1. Joseph W (“Vinegar Joe”) 1883–1946, U.S. general. noun 1. Joseph W(arren), known as Vinegar Joe. 1883–1946, US general, who was (1941–44) Chiang Kai-shek’s chief of staff and commander of all US forces in China, Burma (Myanmar), and India
noun, plural stilyagi [styi-lyah-gyi; English stil-yah-gee] /styɪˈlyɑ gyɪ; English stɪlˈyɑ gi/ (Show IPA). Russian. 1. (formerly, in the Soviet Union) a person, usually young, who adopted the unconventional manner and dress of some Western youth groups, as rockers or punk-rock fans.