plural -s
: a game resembling squails
a crokinole board
a crokinole party

Word History


French croquignole fillip, from Middle French, irregular from croquer to crunch

First Known Use

1885, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of crokinole was in 1885

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“Crokinole.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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