follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

rochet

[roch-it] /ˈrɒtʃ ɪt/
noun
1.
a vestment of linen or lawn, resembling a surplice, worn especially by bishops and abbots.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Old French: outer garment < Germanic; compare Old English rocc outer garment
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for rochets

rochet

/ˈrɒtʃɪt/
noun
1.
a white surplice with tight sleeves, worn by bishops, abbots, and certain other Church dignitaries
Word Origin
C14: from Old French, from roc coat, outer garment, of Germanic origin; compare Old High German roc coat
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for rochet

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for rochets

12
12
Scrabble Words With Friends