Definition of Cricking

1. Verb. (present participle of crick) ¹



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Definition of Cricking

1. crick [v] - See also: crick

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cricking

cricket frog
cricket ground
cricket grounds
cricket match
cricket pitch
cricket pitches
cricket whites
cricketed
cricketer
cricketers
cricketing
cricketless
crickets
crickety
crickey
cricking (current term)
cricks
cricky
crico-arytænoid
cricoarytenoid
cricoarytenoid articular capsule
cricoarytenoid articulation
cricoarytenoid joint
cricoarytenoideus
cricoesophageal tendon
cricoid
cricoid cartilage
cricoids
cricoidynia
cricondentherm

Literary usage of Cricking

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1. The Yellow Book: An Illustrated Quarterly (1894)
"... starved white clouds moved dispiritedly overa vacant sky, and by cricking the back of my neck I was able to follow Tournes" black coat and the white ..."

2. Werner's Readings and Recitations (1900)
"... the faggots sparkle, And the corners darkle, And the wainscot panels (Full of mice and annals) Do begin a-cricking, Like the clock ..."

3. A Dictionary of Chemistry: On the Basis of Mr. Nicholson's, in which the ...by Andrew Ure, William Nicholson by Andrew Ure, William Nicholson (1821)
"... suddenly applied, without cricking. In it» neck ¡»fitted, by grinding, a tube d, curved neatly in the form of the letter ». ..."

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