Definition of oche in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɒki/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also hockey)


The line behind which darts players stand when throwing.
Example sentences
  • After a night and day spent at the oche, the darts players were joined by their families on Saturday for a family fun day.
  • For the world-class player can still be seen stepping up to the oche in his local darts league in Marple.
  • Premier League leaders Cheshire will be the visitors as Lancashire's top darts players step up to the oche this weekend.


1930s: perhaps related to Old French ocher 'cut a deep notch in'.

Words that rhyme with oche

choccy, cocky, flocky, gnocchi, hockey, jockey, pocky, rocky, schlocky, stocky
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