field cricket

field crick·et
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feeld krik-it]
    • /fild ˈkrɪk ɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feeld krik-it]
    • /fild ˈkrɪk ɪt/

Definitions of field cricket words

  • noun field cricket any of several jumping, orthopterous insects of the family Gryllidae, characterized by long antennae and stridulating organs on the forewings of the male, as one of the species commonly found in pastures and meadows (field cricket) or on trees and shrubs (tree cricket) 1
  • noun field cricket a small metal toy with a flat metal spring that snaps back and forth with a clicking, cricketlike noise when pressed. 1
  • noun field cricket Any member of the subfamily Gryllinae. 0

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Origin of field cricket

First appearance:

before 1590
One of the 37% oldest English words
First recorded in 1590-1600

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field cricket popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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