Definition of 'conker'
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Example sentences containing 'conker'
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Over cautious schools have recently banned tag, conkers and swings. The Sun (2006)We hark back to the good old days of collecting conkers, splashing in streams and building dens. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Under horse chestnut trees the first gleaming brown conkers can be found, surrounded by segments of their soft shells. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A new survey of teachers found a sixth of schools have banned conkers because of health and safety fears. The Sun (2011)THE playground game of conkers could become extinct as Britain's horse chestnut trees are wiped out by disease and a plague of foreign moths. The Sun (2010)
Trends of 'conker'
Used Rarely. conker is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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