cricket Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
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cricketnoun

uk   us   /ˈkrɪk.ɪt/

cricket noun (GAME)

A2 [U] a sport in which two teams of eleven players try to score runs (= points) by hitting a small, hard ball with a bat, and running between two sets of small wooden posts: a cricket ball/bat
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cricket noun (INSECT)

C2 [C] a brown or black insect that makes short, loud noises by rubbing its wings together
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