The threat of stick cover was the stick that kept the workers toiling overtime. Having lived in a large city all his life, he found it hard to adjust to the sticks. Stick the chair in the corner. The car was stuck in the mud.
He couldn’t stick the job more than three days. He was stuck by the very first problem on the test. The committee persistently stuck him with fund collection. The arrow stuck in the tree. The young rider stuck to the back of his terrified horse. If you had stuck around, you’d have seen the fireworks.