ducking stool


ducking stool

noun

Definition of DUCKING STOOL

:  a seat attached to a plank and formerly used to plunge culprits tied to it into water

First Known Use of DUCKING STOOL

1597

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: duck–legged
Previous Word in the Dictionary: duckies
All Words Near: ducking stool

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up ducking stool? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More