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Definition of Croche

  • A little bud or knob at the top of a deer's antler.

How to use croche in a sentence. Croche pronunciation.

Croche, chief of sheriffs, scourge of the mainland-the Attila of the Mormon kingdom, whose very name caused the women of the shores to turn white and on whose head the men had secretly set a price in gold!
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By the way, Croche, I want you to see him safely aboard his sloop to-night.
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The other was Arbor Croche.
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At another window a few feet away, hidden from their eyes by a high desk and masses of papers and books, Winnsome Croche was crumpled up on the floor hardly daring to breathe through fear of betraying her presence.
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And the chief of them all was this: that to Arbor Croche the words of Strang were the words of God and that if the prophet said kill, he would kill.
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He was confident that Arbor Croche and his sheriffs were confining their man-hunt to the swamp, but in spite of this belief he exercised extreme caution, stopping to listen now and then, with one hand always near his pistol.
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In a flash Nathaniel thought of Arbor Croche and Obadiah-the two men who always knew what the king was doing.
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In another instant he had fired and the huge form of Arbor Croche toppled headlong into the room.
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Arbor Croche barred the door.
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He believed the king and Arbor Croche dead, and that in the gloom and excitement of the night he could go among the people of St. James undiscovered.
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After they had done with the meat and the bread and the cold potatoes he pulled out his beloved pipe and filled it with the last scraps of his tobacco, and as the fumes of it clouded round his head, soothing him in its old friendship, he told of his fight with Strang and his killing of Arbor Croche.
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The reason that to-day we see no full- grown trees standing along the coast of Arbor Croche, a mile or more in width along the shore, is because the trees were entirely cleared away for this famous long village, which existed before the small-pox raged among the Ottawas.
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In my first recollection of the country of Arbor Croche, which is sixty years ago, there was nothing but small shrubbery here and there in small patches, such as wild cherry trees, but the most of it was grassy plain; and such an abundance of wild strawberries, raspberries and blackberries that they fairly perfumed the air of the whole coast with fragrant scent of ripe fruit.
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The word Arbor Croche is derived from two French words: Arbre, a tree; and Croche, something very crooked or hook-like.
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There was one case of sober murder happened about fifty years ago at Arbor Croche, where one young man disposed of his lover by killing, which no Indian ever knew the actual cause of.
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But very lately this evil came to exist among the Ottawas-so lately that the second case among the Ottawas of Arbor Croche is yet living.
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My own dear father was one of the head chiefs at Arbor Croche, now called Middle Village or Good Heart, which latter name was given at my suggestion by the Postoffice Department at Washington.
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This is the second time that the Ottawas were terribly reduced in numbers in the country of Arbor Croche.
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After my father's return to Arbor Croche, he became quite an orator, and consequently he was appointed as the head speaker in the council of the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.
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All the Indians of Arbor Croche used only to stay there during the summer time, to plant their corn, potatoes, and other vegetables.
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Examples of Croche

Example #1
Without knowing it his hand went under his coat.
Example #2
Nathaniel gave an involuntary shudder as he turned with Obadiah.
Example #3
Nathaniel felt a curious thrill creep up his spine at the satisfaction which betrayed itself in the officer's black face.
Example #4
I have invited him to stay over to see the whipping.
Example #5
At another window a few feet away, hidden from their eyes by a high desk and masses of papers and books, Winnsome Croche was crumpled up on the floor hardly daring to breathe through fear of betraying her presence.
Example #6
One of these men was Strang.