becket

noun beck·et \ ˈbe-kət \

Definition of becket

: a device for holding something in place: such as
a : a grommet or a loop of rope with a knot at one end to catch in an eye at the other
b : a ring of rope or metal
c : a loop of rope (as for a handle)

Origin and Etymology of becket

origin unknown


Becket

biographical name Beck·et \ ˈbe-kət \

Definition of Becket

Saint Thomas circa 1118–1170 Thomas à Becket archbishop of Canterbury (1162–70)

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