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Definition of Cricket

Cricket
Cricket 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
Cricket Crick"et, v. i. To play at cricket. --Tennyson.
Cricket
Cricket 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

- Cricket is a bat-and-ball game pla**** between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 22-yard (20-metre) pitch with a wicket...
- India men's national cricket team, also known as Team India or the Men in Blue, represents India in men's international cricket. It is governed by the...
- Legends League Cricket or LLCT20 (also known as Sky247.net Legends League Cricket for sponsorship reasons) is a T-20 cricket league featuring recently...
- The 2023 ICC Men's Cricket World Cup will be the 13th edition of the men's Cricket World Cup, scheduled to be hosted by India during October and November...
- The ****stan national cricket team, often referred to as the Shaheens (lit. 'Falcons'), Green Shirts, Men in Green and Cornered Tigers is administered...
- The Sri Lanka men's national cricket team, (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා ජාතික ක්‍රිකට් කණ්ඩායම, Tamil: இலங்கை தேசிய கிரிக்கெட் அணி) nicknamed The Lions, represents...
- The ****stan Cricket Board (PCB) is a sports governing body for cricket in ****stan responsible for controlling and organising all tours and matches undertaken...
- The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the world governing body of cricket. It was founded as the Imperial Cricket Conference in 1909 by representatives...
- The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the governing body for cricket in India. Its headquarters are situated at ****hede Stadium in Mumbai...
- Asia Cup for sponsorship reasons) was the 15th edition of the Asia Cup cricket tournament, with the matches pla**** as Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is)...