crocket

noun crock·et \ ˈkrä-kət \

Definition of crocket

:an ornament usually in the form of curved and bent foliage used on the edge of a gable or spire

crocketed

play \ˈkrä-kə-təd\ adjective

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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


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