CROTCHET MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Crotchet Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A forked support; a crotch.
  2. (n.) A perverse fancy; a whim which takes possession of the mind; a conceit.
  3. (n.) An instrument of a hooked form, used in certain cases in the extraction of a fetus.
  4. (n.) An indentation in the glacis of the covered way, at a point where a traverse is placed.
  5. (n.) A bracket. See Bracket.
  6. (v. i.) To play music in measured time.
  7. (n.) The arrangement of a body of troops, either forward or rearward, so as to form a line nearly perpendicular to the general line of battle.
  8. (n.) A time note, with a stem, having one fourth the value of a semibreve, one half that of a minim, and twice that of a quaver; a quarter note.


Synonyms:
Hook, Oddity, Queerness, Quirk,

• Crotcheted Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Marked or measured by crotchets; having musical notation.


• Crotchety Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Given to crotchets; subject to whims; as, a crotchety man.


Synonyms:
Cantankerous,

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