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Definition of Cricket
CricketCricket Crick"et, n. [AS. cricc, crycc, crooked staff, crutch.
Perh. first used in sense 1, a stool prob. having been first
used as a wicket. See Crutch.]
1. A low stool.
2. A game much played in England, and sometimes in America,
with a ball, bats, and wickets, the players being arranged
in two contesting parties or sides.
3. (Arch.) A small false roof, or the raising of a portion of
a roof, so as to throw off water from behind an obstacle,
such as a chimney.
Cricket Crick"et, v. i.
To play at cricket. --Tennyson.
CricketCricket Crick"et (kr?k"?t), n. [OE. criket, OF. crequet,
criquet; prob. of German origin, and akin to E. creak; cf. D.
kriek a cricket. See Creak.] (Zo["o]l.)
An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied
genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing
together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings.
Note: The common European cricket is Gryllus domesticus;
the common large black crickets of America are G.
niger, G. neglectus, and others.
Balm cricket. See under Balm.
Cricket bird, a small European bird (Silvia locustella);
-- called also grasshopper warbler.
Cricket frog, a small American tree frog (Acris gryllus);
-- so called from its chirping.
Meaning of Cricket from wikipedia
is a bat-and-ball game pla**** between
of eleven players
on a field
at the centre
is a 20-metre (22-yard) pitch
with a wicket...
- The India cricket
team are currently touring Australia
2018 to January
2019 to play four Tests, three
One Day Internationals
- The sport
has a known history beginning
in the late 16th century. Having originated
in south-east England, it became
the country's national...
- The 2019 Cricket World
Cup (officially ICC Cricket World
Cup 2019) is the 12th edition
of the Cricket World
to be hosted
- The India national cricket
team, also known
as Team India
and Men in Blue, is governed
by the Board
(BCCI), and is a full...
ball is a hard, solid
ball used to play cricket
. A cricket
of cork covered
by leather, and manufacture
- Mole crickets
of the insect family
Gryllotalpidae, in the order Orthoptera
(gr****hoppers, locusts, and crickets
). Mole crickets
- The Crickets
were an American
rock and roll band from Lubbock, Texas, formed
by singer-songwriter Buddy Holly
in the 1950s. Their first
hit record, "That'll...
- Jerusalem crickets
bugs are a group
of large, flightless insects
of the genus
Stenopelmatus. They are native
to the western United States
- The West Indies cricket
team, colloquially known
as and (since June 2017) officially branded
as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket
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