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Frock vs. Frog — What's the Difference?

Frock vs. Frog — What's the Difference?

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Frock

Frock has been used since Middle English as the name for an article of clothing, typically coat-like, for men and women.
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Frog

A frog is any member of a diverse and largely carnivorous group of short-bodied, tailless amphibians composing the order Anura (literally without tail in Ancient Greek). The oldest fossil "proto-frog" appeared in the early Triassic of Madagascar, but molecular clock dating suggests their origins may extend further back to the Permian, 265 million years ago.
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Frock

A dress.
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Frog

Any of numerous tailless aquatic, semiaquatic, or terrestrial amphibians of the order Anura, characteristically having a short vertebral column, a large head, long hind legs used for leaping, and a tadpole stage as larvae.
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Frock

A long loose outer garment, as that worn by artists and craftspeople; a smock.
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Frog

Any of various usually aquatic members of this order having smoother skin and longer hind legs than the toads.
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Frock

A woolen garment formerly worn by sailors; a jersey.
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Frog

A wedge-shaped, horny prominence in the sole of a horse's hoof.
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Frock

A robe worn by monks, friars, and other clerics; a habit.
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Frog

A loop fastened to a belt to hold a tool or weapon.
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Frock

To clothe in a frock.
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Frog

An ornamental looped braid or cord with a button or knot for fastening the front of a garment.
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Frock

To invest with clerical office.
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Frog

A device on intersecting railroad tracks that permits wheels to cross the junction.
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Frock

A dress, a piece of clothing, which consists of a skirt and a cover for the upper body.
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Frog

A spiked or perforated device used to support stems in a flower arrangement.
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Frock

An outer garment worn by priests and other clericals; a habit.
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Frog

The nut of a violin bow.
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Frock

A sailor's jersey.
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Frog

(Informal)Hoarseness or phlegm in the throat.
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Frock

An undress regimental coat.
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Frog

Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person of French birth or descent.
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Frock

(dialectal) A frog.
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Frog

Any of a class of small tailless amphibians of the order Anura that typically hop.
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Frock

(transitive) To clothe (somebody) in a frock.
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Frog

(musical instrument) The part of a violin bow (or that of other similar string instruments such as the viola, cello and contrabass) located at the end held by the player, to which the horsehair is attached.
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Frock

(transitive) To make (somebody) a cleric.
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Frog

(Cockney rhyming slang) Road. Shorter, more common form of frog and toad.
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Frock

To grant to an officer the title and uniform of a rank he will soon be promoted to.
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Frog

The depression in the upper face of a pressed or handmade clay brick.
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Frock

A loose outer garment; especially, a gown forming a part of European modern costume for women and children; also, a coarse shirtlike garment worn by some workmen over their other clothes; a smock frock; as, a marketman's frock.
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Frog

An organ on the bottom of a horse’s hoof that assists in the circulation of blood.
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Frock

A coarse gown worn by monks or friars, and supposed to take the place of all, or nearly all, other garments. It has a hood which can be drawn over the head at pleasure, and is girded by a cord.
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Frog

(rail transport) The part of a railway switch or turnout where the running-rails cross (from the resemblance to the frog in a horse’s hoof).
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Frock

To clothe in a frock.
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Frog

(angling) A type of fishing lure that resembles a frog.
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Frock

To make a monk of. Cf. Unfrock.
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Frog

Defector: a politician who simply switches between different political parties.
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Frock

A one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
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Frog

(offensive) A French person.
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Frock

Put a frock on
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Frog

A French-speaking person from Quebec.
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Frog

A leather or fabric loop used to attach a sword or bayonet, or its scabbard, to a waist or shoulder belt.
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Frog

An ornate fastener for clothing consisting of an oblong button (covered with netted thread), toggle, or knot, that fits through a loop.
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Frog

To hunt or trap frogs.
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Frog

To use a pronged plater to transfer (cells) to another plate.
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Frog

To spatchcock (a chicken).
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Frog

To ornament or fasten a coat, etc. with frogs.
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Frog

(transitive) To unravel part of (a knitted garment) while knitting it in order to correct a mistake.
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Frog

An amphibious animal of the genus Rana and related genera, of many species. Frogs swim rapidly, and take long leaps on land. Many of the species utter loud notes in the springtime.
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Frog

The triangular prominence of the hoof, in the middle of the sole of the foot of the horse, and other animals; the fourchette.
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Frog

A supporting plate having raised ribs that form continuations of the rails, to guide the wheels where one track branches from another or crosses it.
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Frog

An oblong cloak button, covered with netted thread, and fastening into a loop instead of a button hole.
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Frog

The loop of the scabbard of a bayonet or sword.
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Frog

Any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
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Frog

A person of French descent
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Frog

A decorative loop of braid or cord
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