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Noun
A slender stick, typically used as an instrument of punishment
“Lucy flinched as the teacher's cane smacked on wood.”
Noun
A slender stick used as an aid in walking
“It should be recognized that patients may sometimes feel more comfortable using a cane for walking outdoors or in public places.”
Noun
A slender stick or pole as a support
“As the plant grows, use garden twine to tie it to the cane at regular intervals.”
Noun
The hollow jointed stem of a tall grass or plant
“The workers follow behind, place it inside the furrow, and chop the cane into appropriate lengths.”
Noun
The wood of a bamboo plant as a material
“Big baskets made of cane or bamboo material were used to carry agricultural products from the fields.”
Noun
A stick or a staff
Noun
A long, thin and pliant instrument used for striking or flogging
Noun
A severe physical beating or attack
Noun
The hollow stem of these plants
Verb
To beat with a cane as a punishment
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“The boy was not believed, and Vask vehemently denied it, demanding that the Abbott cane the boy for lying against a brother.”
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To criticize or oppose fiercely and publicly
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To defeat or conquer comprehensively
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