ro·​quette rō-ˈket How to pronounce roquette (audio)

Examples of roquette in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some called it roquette and others rucola or rugola before arugula finally became the accepted word in the U.S. Bee Wilson, WSJ, 1 Jan. 2021

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Word History


French, from Middle French — more at rocket

First Known Use

1900, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of roquette was in 1900

Dictionary Entries Near roquette

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“Roquette.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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