Poohsticks
A game where players throw sticks on the upstream side of a bridge crossing a river, and see whose comes out first the other side

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  • Poohsticks — is a game first mentioned as being played by Winnie the Pooh and friends in the book The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne, as well as in the animated featurette Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore . Invented by Pooh, it is an extremely simple …   Wikipedia

  • Poohsticks — [Poohsticks] noun [U] a simple children’s game, first described in A A Milne s stories about ↑Winnie the Pooh. A group of people throw sticks off a bridge into a stream, then watch to see whose stick appears first on the other side of the bridge …   Useful english dictionary

  • Poohsticks — n [U] a simple children’s game, first described in A A Milne’s stories about Winnie the Pooh. A group of people throw sticks off a bridge into a stream, then watch to see whose stick appears first on the other side of the bridge. * * * …   Universalium

  • Poohsticks — Pooh|sticks a game played especially by children, in which each child throws a stick into a stream whose current is flowing towards a bridge. The winner of the game is the one whose stick appears first at the other side of the bridge. The name… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore — VHS cover Directed by Rick Reinert Produced by Rick Reinert …   Wikipedia

  • Winnie-the-Pooh — Infobox Book name = Winnie the Pooh title orig = translator = image caption = Winnie the Pooh (original version from 1926) author = A. A. Milne illustrator = E. H. Shepard cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English publisher =… …   Wikipedia

  • A. A. Milne — Born 18 January 1882(1882 01 18) Kilburn, London, England Died 31 January 1956(1956 01 31) (aged 74) Hartfield, Sussex, England Occupation Novelist, playwright, poet …   Wikipedia

  • Eeyore — Winnie the Pooh character First appearance Winnie the Pooh (1926) Created by A …   Wikipedia

  • Roo — is a fictional character created by A. A. Milne and first featured in the book Winnie the Pooh. Because of his young age, Roo is a very small animal, the smallest in the story (other than Rabbit s friends and relations, and Alexander Beetle),… …   Wikipedia

  • Tigger — For the animal, see Tiger. Tigger Winnie the Pooh character First appearance The House at Pooh Corner (1928) Created by A. A. Milne Portrayed by Paul Winchell (19 …   Wikipedia

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