Synonyms of cane


1. cane, walking stick

usage: a stick that people can lean on to help them walk

2. cane, stalk, stem

usage: a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane

3. cane, switch

usage: a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment


1. cane, flog, lambaste, lambast, beat, beat up, work over

usage: beat with a cane

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Definition and meaning of cane (Dictionary)