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crotch Explained

crotch at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[krɔtʃ]

crotch at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1539, original meaning "pitchfork," from O.N.Fr. croche "shepherd's crook," var. of croc "hook" (see crotchet); meaning "region where the body forks" is c.1592. ///

crotch at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n also crutch BrE [C] [Date: 1500-1600; Origin: Probably from crutch]// the part of your body between the tops of your legs, or the part of a piece of clothing that covers this// groin//

CROTCH at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

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crotch at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(also crutch) noun
1 the part of the body where the legs join at the top, including the area around the GENITALS
2 the part of a pair of trousers/pants, etc. that covers the crotch:
There's a hole in the crotch.

Crotch at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Crotch \Crotch\, n. (Billiards)
In the three-ball carom game, a small space at each corner of
the table. See {Crotched}, below.

Crotch \Crotch\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Crotched}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Crotch"ing}.]
1. To provide with a crotch; to give the form of a crotch to;
as, to crotch the ends of ropes in splicing or tying
knots.

2. (Logging) To notch (a log) on opposite sides to provide a
grip for the dogs in hauling. [Western, U. S.]

Crotch \Crotch\ (kr?ch; 224), n.; pl. {Crotches} (-?z). [Cf.
{Crotchet}, {Crutch}.]
1. The angle formed by the parting of two legs or branches; a
fork; the point where a trunk divides; as, the crotch of a
tree.

2. (Naut.) A stanchion or post of wood or iron, with two arms
for supporting a boom, spare yards, etc.; -- called also
{crane} and {crutch}. --Totten.

crotch at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

crotch
n 1: the angle formed by the inner sides of the legs where they
join the human trunk [syn: {fork}]
2: external sex organ [syn: {genitalia}, {genital organ}, {genitals},
{private parts}, {privates}]

crotch at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Category: File - :Nasua nasua climbing tree.JPG|thumb|A coati sitting in a crotch of a tree

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » fro|en Inter: term » croche||lang=fro|shepherd's crook

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-crotch.ogg|Audio (US)
:* Inter: rhymes » ɒtʃ

Noun

Inter: en-noun » es
  • The area where something forks or branches, a ramification takes place.
    1. : ''There is a child sitting in a crotch of that tree.
    2. The (ventral) area of a person’s body where the legs fork from the trunk
    3. : Every mile they rode their crotches felt worse saddlepain.
    4. Inter: slang » euphemistic Either the male or female genitalia.
    5. : ''He cringed at being kicked in the crotch.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » area where something forks

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|разклон|m|tr=razklon
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|岔|tr=chà|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|丫叉|tr=yāchà|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|分叉|tr=fēnchā|sc=Hani
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|aftakking|f, Inter: t+ » nl|vork
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|akselo
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|haara
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|fourche|f
  • German: Inter: t- » de|Gabelung|f, Inter: t+ » de|Verzweigung|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|叉|tr=また, mata|sc=Jpan
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|forgrening|m|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|forquilha|f, Inter: t+ » pt|bifurcação|f, Inter: t+ » pt|ramificação, Inter: t+ » pt|Y|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|развилка|f|tr=razvílka, Inter: t+ » ru|разветвление|n|tr=razvetvlénije, Inter: t+ » ru|вилка|f|tr=vílka|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|развилина|f|tr=razvílina|sc=Cyrl
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|gobhal|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|horqueta Inter: qualifier » tree


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » area of a person’s body
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|чатал|m|tr=čatal
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|skridt|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|kruis|n
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|haaraväli
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|entrejambe|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Schritt|m
    • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|מפשעה|tr=mifsaá
    • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|klof|n
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|cavallo|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|股|tr=また, mata|sc=Jpan, Inter: t+ » ja|俣|tr=また, mata|sc=Jpan
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|kelangkang
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|skritt|n, Inter: t+ » no|skrev|n
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|krocze|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|virilha|f, Inter: t- » pt|entreperna|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|промежность|f|tr=proméžnostʹ, Inter: t+ » ru|пах|m|tr=pax|sc=Cyrl
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|gobhal|m
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|entrepierna|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » sv: (gren)klyka {{c}} (1), skrev {{n}} (2), gren {{c}} (2)


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » crotch
    Translation: el » crotch
    Translation: fr » crotch
    Translation: ko » crotch
    Translation: io » crotch
    Translation: kn » crotch
    Translation: mg » crotch
    Translation: my » crotch
    Translation: no » crotch
    Translation: pl » crotch
    Translation: fi » crotch
    Translation: ta » crotch
    Translation: vi » crotch
    Translation: zh » crotch