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cricket1 British & World English

An insect related to the grasshoppers but with shorter legs. The male produces a characteristic musical chirping sound

cricket2 British & World English

An open-air game played on a large grass field with ball, bats, and two wickets, between teams of eleven players, the object of the game being to score more runs than the opposition

cricket3 British & World English

A low stool, typically with a rectangular or oval seat and four legs splayed out

not cricket in cricket2 British & World English

Something contrary to traditional standards of fairness or rectitude

not cricket British & World English

Something contrary to traditional standards of fairness or rectitude

bush cricket British & World English

An insect related to the grasshoppers, with very long antennae and a mainly carnivorous diet. Many kinds live among shrubby vegetation, active and singing mainly at dusk and in the night

cave cricket British & World English

another term for camel cricket.

camel cricket British & World English

A humpbacked wingless insect related to the grasshoppers, typically living in caves or holes

field cricket British & World English

A European cricket that lives in a burrow in grassland and has a musical bird-like chirp

mole cricket British & World English

A large burrowing nocturnal cricket-like insect with broad forelegs, the female of which lays her eggs in an underground nest and guards the young. Very rare in Britain, it can be a pest in some other areas

water cricket British & World English

A predatory water bug that runs on the surface film of water, related to the pond skater but with shorter legs

house cricket British & World English

A chiefly nocturnal cricket with a bird-like warble, native to North Africa and SW Asia. It has become established in warm buildings throughout Europe

county cricket British & World English

First-class cricket played in the UK between the eighteen professional teams contesting the County Championship

French cricket British & World English

An informal game resembling cricket but played with a soft ball which is bowled at the batter’s legs

a cricket score in cricket2 British & World English

(In sports other than cricket) an unusually high score

a cricket score British & World English

(In sports other than cricket) an unusually high score

bush cricket in cricket1 British & World English

Used in names of insects of related families, e.g. bush cricket, mole cricket

mole cricket in cricket1 British & World English

Used in names of insects of related families, e.g. bush cricket, mole cricket

field cricket in cricket1 British & World English

An insect related to the grasshoppers but with shorter legs. The male produces a characteristic musical chirping sound

house cricket in cricket1 British & World English

An insect related to the grasshoppers but with shorter legs. The male produces a characteristic musical chirping sound

cricket English-Spanish

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cricket Spanish-English

cricket

county cricket English-Spanish

crícket del nivel más alto que se juega entre los equipos profesionales de los condados

that's not cricket in cricket English-Spanish

eso no es jugar limpio

he was in tennis/cricket whites in white English-Spanish

llevaba el equipo blanco de tenis/cricket

when they start talking about cricket, I just switch off in switch English-Spanish

cuando se ponen a hablar de cricket, yo dejo de prestar atención

when they start talking about cricket, I just switch off in switch off English-Spanish

cuando se ponen a hablar de cricket, yo dejo de prestar atención


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