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EtymologyEdit

From joy +‎ stick. First attested around 1910 (as joy-stick) as the control stick on an airplane. Its relation to the word joy is unclear.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

joystick (plural joysticks)

  1. A mechanical device consisting of a handgrip mounted on a base or pedestal and typically having one or more buttons, used to control an aircraft, computer or other equipment.
    • 1989, Microtimes (volume 6, page 140)
      If games are your life, the choice of a joystick is desperately important.
  2. (slang) A penis.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

joystick (third-person singular simple present joysticks, present participle joysticking, simple past and past participle joysticked)

  1. (rare) To manoeuvre by means of a joystick.
    • 2006, Sid Davis, Home makeovers that sell
      Marketing your home isn't as difficult as joysticking a Mars rover through a crater, despite what many people believe.
    • 2007, Gerhard Lakemeyer, Elizabeth Sklar, Domenico G Sorrenti, Tomoichi Takahashi, RoboCup 2006: Robot Soccer World Cup X
      Therefore, part of the errors in the localization results is due to the problem of joysticking the robot exactly onto the marked positions.
    • 2007, Gaurav Suhas Sukhatme, Stefan Schaal, Wolfram Burgard, Dieter Fox, Robotics: Science and Systems II
      It can run in autonomous mode or be manually joysticked using a radio controller.

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English joystick.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒoi̯stik/, [ˈdʒo̞i̯s̠t̪ik]

NounEdit

joystick

  1. (especially gaming) Synonym of sauvaohjain (joystick)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of joystick (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative joystick joystickit
genitive joystickin joystickien
partitive joystickia joystickeja
illative joystickiin joystickeihin
singular plural
nominative joystick joystickit
accusative nom. joystick joystickit
gen. joystickin
genitive joystickin joystickien
partitive joystickia joystickeja
inessive joystickissa joystickeissa
elative joystickista joystickeista
illative joystickiin joystickeihin
adessive joystickilla joystickeilla
ablative joystickilta joystickeilta
allative joystickille joystickeille
essive joystickina joystickeina
translative joystickiksi joystickeiksi
instructive joystickein
abessive joystickitta joystickeitta
comitative joystickeineen

ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English joystick.

NounEdit

joystick m (invariable)

  1. joystick (device)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English joystick

NounEdit

joystick m (definite singular joysticken, indefinite plural joysticker, definite plural joystickene)

  1. a joystick

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English joystick

NounEdit

joystick m (definite singular joysticken, indefinite plural joystickar, definite plural joystickane)

  1. a joystick

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English joystick.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃoisˈtik/, [t͡ʃoi̯sˈt̪ik]

NounEdit

joystick m (plural joysticks)

  1. joystick