mallet: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (mal'it), [key]
- a hammerlike tool with a head commonly of wood but occasionally of rawhide, plastic, etc., used for driving any tool with a wooden handle, as a chisel, or for striking a surface.
- the wooden implement used to strike the balls in croquet.
- the long-handled stick, or club, used to drive the ball.
- mallet (Thesaurus)