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pricket

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noun prick·et \ˈpri-kət\

Definition of pricket

  1. 1 a :  a spike on which a candle is stuck b :  a candlestick with such a point

  2. 2 :  a buck in the second year of life



Origin and Etymology of pricket

Middle English priket, from prikke


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with pricket


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