noun dock·en \ˈdäkən\

Definition of docken



  1. 1 chiefly Scottish :  1dock

  2. 2 chiefly Scottish :  something of small value I don't care a docken — John Buchan

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Origin and Etymology of docken

Middle English doken (plural of dock, docke), from Old English doccan, plural of docce dock — more at dock

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to criticize severely

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