Definition of croaker in English:


Line breaks: croak¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈkrəʊkə


  • 1A person or animal that croaks.
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    • It needs to be yellower, is what these pusillanimous croakers really mean.
    • Hopefully the croaker has tuned his tonsils since the Jubilee and will be in better voice for the Scottish faithful.
  • 1.1 another term for drum3.
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    • It belongs to the family Sciaenidae and is thus a close relation of the croakers and drums.

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