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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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English - Etymology 5

VERB ROOK (_third-person singular simple present_ ROOKS, _present participle_ ROOKING, _simple past and past participle_ ROOKED) * (obsolete) To squat; to ruck. (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)

Verb

rook (third-person singular simple present rooks, present participle rooking, simple past and past participle rooked)

  1. (obsolete) To squat; to ruck.
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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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* IPA(key): /ɹʊk/ * Rhymes: -ʊk

  • IPA(key): /ɹʊk/
  • Rhymes: -ʊk

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

Middle English _rok_, _roke_, from Old English _hrōc_, from Proto-Germanic _*hrōkaz_ (compare Saterland Frisian _Rouk_, Dutch _roek_, obsolete German _Ruch_), from Proto-Indo-European _*kVr-c_ 'crow, raven' (compare Middle Irish _cerc_ 'hen', Old Prussian _kerko_ 'loon, diver', dialectal Bulgarian _крокон_ (krókon) 'raven', Ancient Greek _κόραξ_ (kóraks) 'falcon', Old Armenian _ագռաւ_ (agṙaw), Avestan _kahrkatat_ 'rooster' [script needed], Sanskrit _कृकर_ (kṛkara) 'rooster'), Ukrainian _крук_ (kruk, “raven”). NOUN ROOK (_plural_ ROOKS) * A European bird, _Corvus frugilegus_, of the crow family. * Pennant The ROOK […] should be treated as the farmer's friend. * A cheat or swindler; someone who betrays. (Can we find and add a quotation of Wycherley to this entry?) * (UK) a type of firecracker used by farmers to scare birds of the same name. * A trick-taking game, usually played with a specialized deck of cards. SYNONYMS * (swindler): swindler, cheat HYPERNYMS * (bird): bird * (firecracker): firecracker TRANSLATIONS VERB ROOK (_third-person singular simple present_ ROOKS, _present participle_ ROOKING, _simple past and past participle_ ROOKED) * (transitive) To cheat or swindle. * 1974, GB Edwards, _The Book of Ebenezer Le Page_, New York 2007, p. 311: Some had spent a week in Jersey before coming to Guernsey; and, from what Paddy had heard, they really do know how to ROOK the visitors over there. SYNONYMS * (cheat, swindle): cheat, con, do, dupe, have, swindle TRANSLATIONS

Middle English rok, roke, from Old English hrōc, from Proto-Germanic *hrōkaz (compare Saterland Frisian Rouk, Dutch roek, obsolete German Ruch), from Proto-Indo-European *kVr-c 'crow, raven' (compare Middle Irish cerc 'hen', Old Prussian kerko 'loon, diver', dialectal Bulgarian крокон (krókon) 'raven', Ancient Greek κόραξ (kóraks) 'falcon', Old Armenian ագռաւ (agṙaw), Avestan kahrkatat 'rooster' [script needed], Sanskrit कृकर (kṛkara) 'rooster'), Ukrainian крук (kruk, raven).

Noun

rook (plural rooks)

  1. A European bird, Corvus frugilegus, of the crow family.
  2. A cheat or swindler; someone who betrays.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Wycherley to this entry?)
  3. (UK) a type of firecracker used by farmers to scare birds of the same name.
  4. A trick-taking game, usually played with a specialized deck of cards.
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Verb

rook (third-person singular simple present rooks, present participle rooking, simple past and past participle rooked)

  1. (transitive) To cheat or swindle.
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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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From Old French _roc_, ultimately from Persian _رخ_ (rox). Compare _roc_. NOUN ROOK (_plural_ ROOKS) * (chess) A piece shaped like a castle tower, that can be moved only up, down, left or right (but not diagonally) or in castling. * (rare) A castle or other fortification. SYNONYMS * (chesspiece): castle SEE ALSO * Appendix:Chess_pieces * (_chess pieces_) CHESSMAN, CHESS PIECE, CHESS PIECE; bishop,‎ castle/‎rook,‎ king,‎ knight,‎ pawn,‎ queen (Category: en:Chess) [edit] TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO * squab

From Old French roc, ultimately from Persian رخ (rox). Compare roc.

Noun

rook (plural rooks)

  1. (chess) A piece shaped like a castle tower, that can be moved only up, down, left or right (but not diagonally) or in castling.
  2. (rare) A castle or other fortification.
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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

From _rookie_. NOUN ROOK (_plural_ ROOKS) * (baseball, slang) A rookie.

From rookie.

Noun

rook (plural rooks)

  1. (baseball, slang) A rookie.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

NOUN ROOK (_uncountable_) * mist; fog; roke

Noun

rook (uncountable)

  1. mist; fog; roke

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* koro

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookDUTCH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Dutch - Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch _rooc_, from Old Dutch _*rōk_, _rouc_, from Proto-Germanic _*raukiz_. Cognates include Low German _Röök_, West Frisian _reek_, English _reek_, German _Rauch_, Danish _røg_, Swedish _rök_. See also ruiken, rieken. PRONUNCIATION * Rhymes: -oːk NOUN ROOK m (_uncountable_) * smoke DERIVED TERMS * rookontwikkeling * rookwolk VERB ROOK * first-person singular present indicative of _roken_ * imperative of _roken_

From Middle Dutch rooc, from Old Dutch *rōk, rouc, from Proto-Germanic *raukiz. Cognates include Low German Röök, West Frisian reek, English reek, German Rauch, Danish røg, Swedish rök. See also ruiken, rieken.

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  • Rhymes: -oːk

Noun

rook m (uncountable)

  1. smoke
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Verb

rook

  1. first-person singular present indicative of roken
  2. imperative of roken

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookDUTCH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Dutch - Etymology 2

VERB ROOK * singular past indicative of _ruiken_ * singular past indicative of _rieken_

Verb

rook

  1. singular past indicative of ruiken
  2. singular past indicative of rieken

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de rookDUTCH - ANAGRAMS
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Dutch - Anagrams

* koor


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