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We have found multiple words rook. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
rook English (Noun Verb) (British) a type of firecracker used by farmers to scare birds of the same name.. A European bird, Corvus frugilegus, of the crow family.. A cheat or swindler; someone who betrays.. A trick- [...](British) a type of firecracker used by farmers to scare birds of the same name.. A European bird, Corvus frugilegus, of the crow family.. A cheat or swindler; someone who betrays.. A trick- [...]
rook English (Noun) (chess) A piece shaped like a castle tower, that can be moved only up, down, left or right (but not diagonally) or in castling.. (rare) A castle or other fortification.(chess) A piece shaped like a castle tower, that can be moved only up, down, left or right (but not diagonally) or in castling.. (rare) A castle or other fortification.
rook English (Noun) (baseball, slang) A rookie.(baseball, slang) A rookie.
rook English (Noun) Mist; fog; roke.Mist; fog; roke.

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