Definition of Roquet

1. v. t. To hit, as another's ball, with one's own ball.



2. v. i. To hit another's ball with one's own.

Definition of Roquet

1. Noun. In croquet, the act of hitting another live ball with the striker's ball, from which croquet is then taken. ¹

2. Verb. In croquet, to hit another live ball with the striker's ball, from which croquet is then taken. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Roquet

1. to cause one's own ball to hit another in croquet [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Roquet

ropinesses
roping
ropings
ropinirole
ropish
ropishness
ropivacaine
ropy
roque
roquelaire
roquelaires
roquelaure
roquelaures
roques
roquesite
roquet (current term)
roqueted
roqueting
roquets
roquette
roquettes
roquin
roral
roration
rore
rores
roric
rorid
roridula
rorie

Literary usage of Roquet

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1. The Encyclopaedia of Sport by Frederick George Aflalo, Hedley Peek (1897)
"roquet—The old and more correct term for hitting the ball off which croquet ... The Turn—A player, when his turn conies round, may roquet each ball once, ..."

2. Godey's Magazine by Louis Antoine Godey, Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1896)
"'I see a gentleman who is awaiting an answer, Monsieur roquet,' he replied. ... The spirit of Alphonse now spoke : 'What is your answer, Monsieur roquet? ..."

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