shad·​dock ˈsha-dək How to pronounce shaddock (audio)

Word History


Captain Shaddock, 17th century English ship commander

First Known Use

1696, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of shaddock was in 1696

Dictionary Entries Near shaddock

Cite this Entry

“Shaddock.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

More from Merriam-Webster on shaddock

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!