a column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure
one of two stout poles with foot rests in the middle; used for walking high above the ground;
"he was so tall I thought he was on stilts"
long-legged three-toed wading bird of brackish marshes of Australia
long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
- He walked along on stilts.
- Stilt dancing is a form of folk songs and performances.
- They built a house on stilts.
- Thatch hut is raised high above the paddy field on stilt.
Those mysterious giants were really men..balancing themselves on stilts.出自： George Eliot
Lifting himself into notoriety on the stilts of blasphemy.出自： fig.
That would stilt up York to twice himself.出自： Tennyson