Definition of cucking stool
: a chair formerly used for punishing offenders (such as dishonest tradesmen) by public exposure or ducking in water
Origin and Etymology of cucking stool
Middle English cucking stol, literally, defecating chair
First Known Use: 12th century
Learn More about cucking stool
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up cucking stool? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).