Definition Cricket

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Definition

cricket (sport): a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players
noun

French cricket: a less formal, children's version of cricket
noun

Examples

  • "Cricket! Hey Rupert!"
  • "Moira : So tell us Rupert, what is cricket and why do the English insist on playing it?"
  • "Thank god we don't have to hear about cricket ever again."
  • "My twin brother used to play French cricket."
  • "Come in, we're watching the cricket."
  • "But my brother does play cricket for England."
  • "Along with golf, cricket is one of the oldest sports in the world."

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