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Meaning of CROTCH

Pronunciation:  krâch

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  external sex organ
  2. [n]  the angle formed by the inner sides of the legs where they join the human trunk

CROTCH is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: fork, genital organ, genitalia, genitals, private parts, privates
 See Also: angle, body, family jewels, female genital organ, female genitalia, female genitals, male genital organ, male genitalia, male genitals, organic structure, physical structure, pudendum, reproductive organ, sex organ



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Crotch\ (kr?ch; 224), n.; pl. {Crotches} (-?z). [Cf.
    {Crotchet}, {Crutch}.]
    1. The angle formed by the parting of two legs or branches; a
       fork; the point where a trunk divides; as, the crotch of a
    2. (Naut.) A stanchion or post of wood or iron, with two arms
       for supporting a boom, spare yards, etc.; -- called also
       {crane} and {crutch}. --Totten.
  2. \Crotch\, n. (Billiards)
    In the three-ball carom game, a small space at each corner of
    the table. See {Crotched}, below.
  3. \Crotch\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Crotched}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    1. To provide with a crotch; to give the form of a crotch to;
       as, to crotch the ends of ropes in splicing or tying
    2. (Logging) To notch (a log) on opposite sides to provide a
       grip for the dogs in hauling. [Western, U. S.]