Definition of Stick shift

1. Noun. A transmission that is operated manually with a gear lever and a clutch pedal.

Exact synonyms: Standard Transmission
Generic synonyms: Transmission, Transmission System



Definition of Stick shift

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of stickshift) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stick Shift

stick it out
stick it to the man
stick lac
stick man
stick men
stick on
stick one's neck out
stick one's nose in
stick one's nose into
stick one's oar in
stick one's tongue out
stick out
stick out like a sore thumb
stick pusher
stick shaker
stick shift (current term)
stick that in your pipe and smoke it
stick to
stick to one's guns
stick together
stick up
stick up for
stick with
stickable
stickball
stickball game
sticked
sticker
sticker book

Literary usage of Stick shift

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1. Beyond the Limits: A Self Portrait of Myasthenia Gravis by Clete Gress (1994)
"RELAXATION ITS USE WITH THE "stick shift' AGAINST THE THREAT OF CHOKING AND THE ... When I refer to the "stick shift" I'm talking about changing our ..."

2. The Uncivilized Races of Men in All Countries of the World by John George Wood (1882)
"The solitary Kaffir would then be obliged to stop the stick, shift his hands to the top, and begin again, thus losing much valuable tune. ..."

3. The Aborigines of Victoria: With Notes Relating to the Habits of the Natives by Robert Brough Smyth (1878)
"The solitary Kaffir would then be obliged to stop the stick, shift his hands to the top, and begin again, thus losing much valuable time. ..."

4. Island Song Lyrics by Larry W. Jones (2003)
"... pole and old blue jeans The day shift boss threw me for a loss So I drove my stick shift into town There I applied for a swing shift ride On a forklift, ..."

5. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, George Bliss, Samuel Kneeland, John Trowbridge, Charles Robert Cross (1870)
"... proportional to the pressure, but, strictly speaking, increases according to a less rapid law, the neutral axis of the cross section of the stick shift- ..."

6. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art. by David Ames Wells, George Bliss, Samuel Kneeland, John Trowbridge, Wm Ripley Nichols, Charles R Cross (1871)
"... proportional to the pressure, but, strictly speaking, increases according to a less rapid law, the neutral axis of the cross section of the stick shift- ..."

7. The Urban Condition: Space, Community, and Self in the Contemporary Metropolis by Ghent Urban Studies Team (1999)
"The ease with which prostitute Vivian (Julia Roberts) operates the stick shift is a token of her good sense, ..."

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