(video games) A type of game controller held in the hand, where the digits (especially thumbs) are used to provide input.
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.
(slang) A penis.
(rare) To manoeuvre by means of a joystick.
a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane
a manual control consisting of a vertical handle that can move freely in two directions; used as an input device to computers or to devices controlled by computers
A joystick is an input device consisting of a stick that pivots on a base and reports its angle or direction to the device it is controlling. A joystick, also known as the control column, is the principal control device in the cockpit of many civilian and military aircraft, either as a centre stick or side-stick.