Crock

Definition of Crock

Pronunciation: krǒkt
n.1.The loose black particles collected from combustion, as on pots and kettles, or in a chimney; soot; smut; also, coloring matter which rubs off from cloth.
1.A low stool.
1.Any piece of crockery, especially of coarse earthenware; an earthen pot or pitcher.
Like foolish flies about an honey crock.
- Spenser.
1.a person who is worn out with age or illness.
2.an old person who complains frequently about illness, especially imaginary ailments.
1.nonsense; balderdash; humbug; - usually used in the phrase a crock.
v. t.1.To soil by contact, as with soot, or with the coloring matter of badly dyed cloth.
[imp. & p. p. Crocked (krǒkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Crocking.]
v. i.1.To give off crock or smut.
v. t.1.To lay up in a crock; as, to crock butter.

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adobe, balker, balky horse, biscuit, bisque, bowl, brick, cement, ceramic ware, ceramics, china, crockery, crowbait, dog, enamelware, firebrick, garron, glass, goat, hack, jade, jug, jughead, nag, plug, porcelain, pot, pottery, refractory, roarer, rogue, rosinante, scalawag, stiff, tile, tiling, urn, vase, whistler
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