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Definition of the verb crock up
What does crock up mean as a doing phrase?
- suffer a nervous breakdown
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by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions
tear, tops, up to; 5 break, burst, check, clack, cleft, flash, fling, jiffy, offer, prime, sally, score, start, super, trice, vapor, vaunt, whack, whirl; 6 au fait, breath, cranny, good at, streak, tip-top, unlock; 7 break up, capital, crack up, crevice, crock up, ...
conk, fail, kark, stop 05 crash, crock, crush, plash, smash 06 detail, go down, go phut,packup07analyse, burn out, conk out, crack up, crock up, destroy, dissect, founder, give way, itemize, seizeup08collapse,demolish, separate 09 attenuate, ...
by Martin H. Manser, Turton, Nigel D. Turton
vb also crock up make or become like a crock. < Scottish. crockery ('krokan) n household china; tableware. crocodile ('krpka.dail) n 1 a large tropical reptile with a broad head, massive jaws, and a thick skin; leather prepared from this: crocodile ...
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