Definition of crosse in English:


Line breaks: crosse
Pronunciation: /krɒs


  • The stick used in women’s field lacrosse.
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    • The goal-keeper may block the ball in any manner with their crosse or body.
    • Field players may pass, catch or run with the ball in their crosse.
    • Practice cradling the ball in the pocket of your crosse.


mid 19th century: from French, from Old French croce 'bishop's crook', ultimately of Germanic origin and related to crutch.

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