• Cric Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The ring which turns inward and condenses the flame of a lamp.

• Cricket Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings.
  2. (n.) A small false roof, or the raising of a portion of a roof, so as to throw off water from behind an obstacle, such as a chimney.
  3. (n.) A low stool.
  4. (n.) A game much played in England, and sometimes in America, with a ball, bats, and wickets, the players being arranged in two contesting parties or sides.
  5. (v. i.) To play at cricket.

• Cricoid Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Resembling a ring; -- said esp. of the cartilage at the larynx, and the adjoining parts.