- an area 4½ inches (11.4 centimeters) square at each corner of a billiard table.
- the situation in which both balls to be struck by the cue ball are within this area.
Origin of crotch
OTHER WORDS FROM crotchcrotched [krocht], /krɒtʃt/, adjective
Words nearby crotch
How to use crotch in a sentence
Batali himself made sexually explicit comments to a female server, and grabbed her hand, pulling it toward his crotch, according to the attorney general.Mario Batali and partner settle sexual harassment probe for $600,000|Emily Heil|July 23, 2021|Washington Post
The inner folds of the “fly” felt very secure, and I never worried my crotch was going to be on display when I was hiking to a hot spring, hanging in a harness, and getting groceries in town.
Combined with the brand’s signature crotch gusset, it frees up movement to a degree you won’t find in other jeans.
Others described the anxiety they’ve experienced while being watched and the creepiness they felt when showing the camera the space on top and below their desk — what one researcher said amounted to “a crotch shot, basically.”Morning Report: College Students Are Getting Schooled on Surveillance|Voice of San Diego|November 30, 2020|Voice of San Diego
“You have to do a crotch shot, basically,” said Jason Kelley, associate director of research at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a digital privacy group based in San Francisco.College Students Are Learning Hard Lessons About Anti-Cheating Software|Kara Grant|November 30, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Or how kicking a reaction-less eunuch in the crotch over and over again is comedy.
There is no way to really justify the constant (clothed) closeups of her crotch and breasts.Bayonetta Is Nintendo’s Graphic, Ass-Kicking Barbie|Alec Kubas-Meyer|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Did Charlie Crist break the rules by having a fan blowing on his crotch during the Florida guberntorial debate?
Bosnich also claims DeMaio "grabbed my crotch" while the two sat in the candidate's car.No Shaking Sexual Harassment Allegations for Gay GOP House Hopeful|Olivia Nuzzi|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It lands with mischievous accuracy, mottling the crotch of my jeans.Leaky Ceilings, Catcalls, and Uncaged Pythons: 4 Hours on NYC’s Worst Subway|Kevin Zawacki|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The crotch of the elm-tree which it occupied was about twelve feet from the ground.The Watchers of the Trails|Charles G. D. Roberts
At the very top was a crotch, formed by two dead limbs, and into the crotch the crows dropped the center of the line.Little Wizard Stories of Oz|L. Frank Baum
Phil then drew it up into the tree and placed it securely in a crotch in one of the branches.The Ranger Boys and the Border Smugglers|Claude A. Labelle
Nest is made of plant down, very compactly built, usually in a crotch.Western Bird Guide|Chester A. (Chester Albert) Reed, Harry F. Harvey, and Rex I. Brasher
He is a very musical man, an intimate and long attached friend of Dr. Crotch.Private Papers of William Wilberforce|William Wilberforce
British Dictionary definitions for crotch
- the angle formed by the inner sides of the legs where they join the human trunk
- the human external genitals or the genital area
- the corresponding part of a pair of trousers, pants, etc