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roquet

[ roh-key ]
/ ro蕣藞ke瑟 /
Croquet, Roque.
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verb (used with object), ro路queted [roh-keyd], /ro蕣藞ke瑟d/, ro路quet路ing [roh-key-ing]. /ro蕣藞ke瑟 瑟艐/.
to cause one's ball to strike (another player's ball).
(of a ball) to strike (another player's ball).
verb (used without object), ro路queted [roh-keyd], /ro蕣藞ke瑟d/, ro路quet路ing [roh-key-ing]. /ro蕣藞ke瑟 瑟艐/.
to roquet a ball.
noun
an act or instance of roqueting.
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Origin of roquet

First recorded in 1860鈥65; alteration of croquet
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British Dictionary definitions for roquet

roquet
/ (藞r蓹蕣k瑟) croquet /

verb -quets (-k瑟z), -queting (-k瑟瑟艐) or -queted (-k瑟d)
to drive one's ball against (another person's ball) in order to be allowed to croquet
noun
the act of roqueting

Word Origin for roquet

C19: variant of croquet
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