Stick

(redirected from sticklike)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

Stick

A slang term for a point on a security market. For example, if a share price drops five points over the trading day, it may be said to decline five stick.
References in periodicals archive ?
In one collage, a brown-haired girl's ballistic nipples echo the shape of what seems a pyre (in which she sits like Joan of Arc), as well as that of the clump of sticklike grasses growing up around a Pinocchio-nosed, long-armed male nearby.
Silver's chapter on fifteenth-century Netherlandish art reveals how different Bosch's sketchy faces and sticklike figures were from the full-bodied, vividly realistic portrayals by his predecessors Rogier Van der Weyden and Jan van Eyck, as well as those by contemporaries like Hugo van der Goes.
The 13-16 year-olds drew figures that no longer resembled sticklike structures, revealing flesh and clothing.
In the bed pictured here, two large, blue-green century plants (Agave americana), a spiny, sticklike ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens), and a tall tree aloe are sculptural focal points among smaller, soft green agaves (A.