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roquet

[roh-key] /roʊˈkeɪ/
verb (used with object), roqueted
[roh-keyd] /roʊˈkeɪd/ (Show IPA),
roqueting
[roh-key-ing] /roʊˈkeɪ ɪŋ/ (Show IPA)
1.
to cause one's ball to strike (another player's ball).
2.
(of a ball) to strike (another player's ball).
verb (used without object), roqueted
[roh-keyd] /roʊˈkeɪd/ (Show IPA),
roqueting
[roh-key-ing] /roʊˈkeɪ ɪŋ/ (Show IPA)
3.
to roquet a ball.
noun
4.
an act or instance of roqueting.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; alteration of croquet
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British Dictionary definitions for roquet

roquet

/ˈrəʊkɪ/
verb -quets (-kɪz), -queting (-kɪɪŋ), -queted (-kɪd)
1.
to drive one's ball against (another person's ball) in order to be allowed to croquet
noun
2.
the act of roqueting
Word Origin
C19: variant of croquet
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