Definition of roque in English:

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roque

Pronunciation: /rōk/

noun

US
A form of croquet played on a hard court surrounded by a bank.
Example sentences
  • And how about this list of sports which have featured in one or more modern Games - cricket, croquet, jeu de paume, lacrosse, pelote basque, polo, power boating, rackets, rink-hockey, roque, tug-of-war and water skiing.

Origin

Late 19th century: alteration of roquet.

Words that rhyme with roque

awoke, bespoke, bloke, broke, choke, cloak, Coke, convoke, croak, evoke, folk, invoke, joke, Koch, moke, oak, okey-doke, poke, provoke, revoke, smoke, soak, soke, spoke, stoke, stony-broke (US stone-broke), stroke, toke, toque, woke, yoke, yolk

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Syllabification: roque

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