log·​gets | \ ˈlȯ-gəts How to pronounce loggets (audio) , ˈlä- \
variants: or loggats

Definition of loggets

: a game formerly played in England in which participants throw pieces of wood at a stake

First Known Use of loggets

1581, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for loggets

probably from log entry 1 + -et

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The first known use of loggets was in 1581

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“Loggets.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/loggets. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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