Hocktide noun

  1. British history a former festival celebrated on the second Monday and Tuesday after Easter

Word Origin for Hocktide C15: from hock-, hoke- (of unknown origin) + tide 1 Examples from the Web for hocktide Historical Examples of hocktide

  • Hocktide is a stirring time in this little town of less than three thousand inhabitants.

    The Bath Road

    Charles G. (Charles George) Harper

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