5 letter words starting with cro

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Definition of crock

crock (noun)

  1. A stoneware or earthenware jar or storage container.
  2. A piece of broken pottery, a shard.
  3. A person who is physically limited by age, illness or injury.
  4. An old or broken-down vehicle (and formerly a horse or ewe).
  5. Silly talk, a foolish belief, a poor excuse, nonsense.
  6. A low stool.
  7. A patient who is difficult to treat, especially one who complains of a minor or imagined illness.

crock (verb)

  1. To break something or injure someone.
  2. (leatherworking) To transfer coloring through abrasion from one item to another.
  3. To cover the drain holes of a planter with stones or similar material, in order to ensure proper drainage.
  4. To put or store (something) in a crock or pot.

crock (noun)

  1. The loose black particles collected from combustion, as on pots and kettles, or in a chimney; soot; smut.
  2. Colouring matter that rubs off from cloth.

crock (verb)

  1. To give off crock or smut.

Definition of crops

crops (noun)

  1. A plant, especially a cereal, grown to be harvested as food, livestock fodder or fuel or for any other economic purpose.
  2. The natural production for a specific year, particularly of plants.
  3. A group, cluster or collection of things occurring at the same time.
  4. A group of vesicles at the same stage of development in a disease
  5. The lashing end of a whip
  6. An entire short whip, especially as used in horse-riding; a riding crop.
  7. A rocky outcrop.
  8. The act of cropping.
  9. A photograph or other image that has been reduced by removing the outer parts.
  10. A short haircut.
  11. A pouch-like part of the alimentary tract of some birds (and some other animals), used to store food before digestion, or for regurgitation; a craw.
  12. The foliate part of a finial.
  13. The head of a flower, especially when picked; an ear of corn; the top branches of a tree.
  14. Tin ore prepared for smelting.
  15. Outcrop of a vein or seam at the surface.
  16. An entire oxhide.

crops (verb)

  1. To remove the top end of something, especially a plant.
  2. To mow, reap or gather.
  3. To cut (especially hair or an animal's tail or ears) short.
  4. To remove the outer parts of a photograph or other image, typically in order to frame the subject better.
  5. To yield harvest.
  6. To cause to bear a crop.

Definition of cross

cross (noun)

  1. A geometrical figure consisting of two straight lines or bars intersecting each other such that at least one of them is bisected by the other.
  2. Any geometric figure having this or a similar shape, such as a cross of Lorraine or a Maltese cross.
  3. A wooden post with a perpendicular beam attached and used (especially in the Roman Empire) to execute criminals (by crucifixion).
  4. (usually with the) The cross on which Christ was crucified.
  5. A hand gesture made in imitation of the shape of the Cross.
  6. A modified representation of the crucifixion stake, worn as jewellery or displayed as a symbol of religious devotion.
  7. (figurative, from Christ's bearing of the cross) A difficult situation that must be endured.
  8. The act of going across; the act of passing from one side to the other
  9. An animal or plant produced by crossbreeding or cross-fertilization.
  10. (by extension) A hybrid of any kind.
  11. A hook thrown over the opponent's punch.
  12. A pass in which the ball travels from by one touchline across the pitch.
  13. A place where roads intersect and lead off in four directions; a crossroad (common in UK and Irish place names such as Gerrards Cross).
  14. A monument that marks such a place. (Also common in UK or Irish place names such as Charing Cross)
  15. A coin stamped with the figure of a cross, or that side of such a piece on which the cross is stamped; hence, money in general.
  16. Church lands.
  17. A line drawn across or through another line.
  18. An instrument for laying of offsets perpendicular to the main course.
  19. A pipe-fitting with four branches whose axes usually form a right angle.
  20. (Rubik's Cube) Four edge cubies of one side that are in their right places, forming the shape of a cross.
  21. The thirty-sixth Lenormand card.
  22. Crossfire.

cross (verb)

  1. To make or form a cross.
  2. To move relatively.
  3. (social) To oppose.
  4. To cross-fertilize or crossbreed.
  5. To stamp or mark (a cheque) in such a way as to prevent it being cashed, thus requiring it to be deposited into a bank account.

cross (adjective)

  1. Transverse; lying across the main direction.
  2. Opposite, opposed to.
  3. Opposing, adverse; being contrary to what one would hope or wish for.
  4. Bad-tempered, angry, annoyed.
  5. Made in an opposite direction, or an inverse relation; mutually inverse; interchanged.

cross (preposition)

  1. Across
  2. Cross product of the previous vector and the following vector.