clicket

noun
click·​et | \ ˈklikə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of clicket

 (Entry 1 of 2)

now dialectal, England
\ " \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of clicket (Entry 2 of 2)

: to be in heat : copulate used chiefly of the fox or hare

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History and Etymology for clicket

Noun

Middle English cliket, from Middle French cliquet, from cliquer

Intransitive verb

origin unknown

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“Clicket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clicket. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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