carking

adjective
cark·​ing | \ ˈkär-kiŋ How to pronounce carking (audio) \

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Examples of carking in a Sentence

sometimes she's overwhelmed by the carking anxieties of being a single parent

First Known Use of carking

circa 1565, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carking

Middle English, from carken, literally, to load, burden, from Anglo-French carker, from Late Latin carricare

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The first known use of carking was circa 1565

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“Carking.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carking. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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