Definition of oche in English:
The line behind which darts players stand when throwing.
- 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'.
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