choc

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See also: choć

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

choc (countable and uncountable, plural chocs)

  1. (informal) Clipping of chocolate.
    mint choc chip ice cream; a box of chocs

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

16th century, from choquer (to hit, to shock); influenced by Italian cicoco.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

choc m (plural chocs)

  1. hit, strike
  2. shock (surprise, startling)
  3. electrical shock
  4. clash
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

choc m (plural chocs)

  1. (Louisiana) Alternative form of tchoque (blackbird)

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Huave[edit]

Noun[edit]

choc

  1. insect

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References[edit]

  • Stairs Kreger, Glenn Albert; Scharfe de Stairs, Emily Florence; Olvaries Oviedo, Proceso; Ponce Villanueva, Tereso; Comonfort Llave, Lorenzo (1981) Diccionario huave de San Mateo del Mar (Serie de vocabularios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 24)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page 93

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

choc (plural chocs or choches)

  1. shock

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French choc.

Noun[edit]

choc m (invariable)

  1. Alternative spelling of shock