cane

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1 cane /ˈkeɪn/ noun
plural canes
1 cane
/ˈkeɪn/
noun
plural canes
Learner's definition of CANE
[count] : a short stick that often has a curved handle and is used to help someone to walk
the cane : a form of punishment in which a person is hit with a cane or stick
[noncount] : the hard hollow stem of a plant (such as bamboo or reed) that is used to make furniture and baskets
[noncount] : sugarcane
2 cane /ˈkeɪn/ verb
canes; caned; caning
2 cane
/ˈkeɪn/
verb
canes; caned; caning
Learner's definition of CANE
[+ object]
: to hit (someone) with a cane or stick as a form of punishment
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