cracher

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French crachier (to eject from the mouth), from Vulgar Latin *craccare, of imitative origin, possibly via Germanic; compare Proto-Germanic *hrēkijaną (to spit, retch, vomit) and *krakōną (to make a cracking sound). See also Old English hrǣcan (to retch, cough up, spit), Old Norse hrǣkja (to hawk, spit), Old High German hrahho (throat, gorge), Lithuanian kregeti (dry heave, grunt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʁa.ʃe/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: crasher

Verb[edit]

cracher

  1. to spit

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