verb. (1) (a) To maintain high expectations combined with
sharp criticism with
to advance the performance
of another; esp. To combine harsh assessment and feedback in an academic environment
to promote learning. (b) To zero out. (2) To get good.
noun. (1) One who steches. (2) An individual of high standards who applies the same to his surroundings.
When the professor couldn't open
the assignment his student
submitted because it was in a *.eps format, he steched the work
with a zero and left
the comment, "Next time use an industry standard
document type that
I can read."
Teacher 1: Did you see that sweet mechanism that student
made? I've never seen a wheelchair move so effortlessly.
Teacher 2: Yeah, but that
clown used 304 Stainless instead of 316. So I sided with my inner Stech and gave him a C.