Definition of crocket
: an ornament usually in the form of curved and bent foliage used on the edge of a gable or spire
crocketedplay \ˈkrä-kə-təd\ adjective
Origin and Etymology of crocket
Middle English croket, from Anglo-French, crook, diminutive of croc hook, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse krōkr hook
First Known Use: 1673See Words from the same year
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