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Definition of "quoits" []

  • A game in which quoits are tossed at a stake in the ground in attempts to encircle it
  • Plural form of quoit. (noun)

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  • A competitive game in which players throw rings, aiming to land them over vertical sticks. (noun)

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Use "quoits" in a sentence
  • "In better weather they spend the leisure of the evening at the game of quoits, which is the standard pastime among Scottish ploughmen."
  • "In better weather they spend the leisure of the evening at the game of quoits, which is the standard pastime among"
  • "The younger ones occupied themselves as before, some playing cards (there was plenty of money, though there was no food), some with more innocent games, such as quoits and skittles."
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