a person who insists on something unyieldingly (usually followed by for):
a stickler for ceremony.
any puzzling or difficult problem.
(usually foll by for) a person who makes insistent demands: a stickler for accuracy
a problem or puzzle: the investigation proved to be a stickler
- Stickler syndrome
Stickler syndrome Stick·ler syndrome (stĭk’lər) n. See hereditary progressive arthro-ophthalmopathy.
noun 1. Gustav [guhs-tahv,, goo s-tahf] /ˈgʌs tɑv,, ˈgʊs tɑf/ (Show IPA), 1858–1942, U.S. furniture designer, architect, and leader of the Arts and Craft Movement in America.
noun, plural stickmen [stik-men, -muh n] /ˈstɪkˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA) 1. croupier (def 1).
- Stick of gage
stick of gage