crock Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “crock” in the English Dictionary

"crock" in British English

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crocknoun [C]

uk   /krɒk/  us   /krɑːk/

crock noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a ​container, usually one made of ​clay: He ​keeps his ​coffee in an ​earthenware crock.

crock noun [C] (CAR/PERSON)

UK slang an ​oldperson or ​car
(Definition of crock from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"crock" in American English

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 us   /krɑk/

crock noun (CONTAINER)

[C] a ​container made of ​bakedclay: Dad ​keptsauerkraut in a twenty-gallon crock.

crock noun (NONSENSE)

[C usually sing] slang something that is ​completelyfalse or ​ridiculous; ​nonsense: They ​claimed they ​wrote that ​song? What a crock!
(Definition of crock from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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