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Toddy-stick

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Toddy-stick a small stick used in mixing toddy
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Hind. tāritār, a palm-tree.

Usage

In literature:

The toddy-stick is still busy at these Berkshire public-houses.
"Passages From The American Notebooks, Volume 1" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
They rule our cities today; the saloon is their palace, and the toddy stick their sceptre.
"The Red Record" by Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Toddy-stick, description of, 114.
"Stage-coach and Tavern Days" by Alice Morse Earle
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