Frosk vs Frog – What’s the difference?

Frosk vs Frog - What's the difference?
Frosk is a synonym of frog. As nouns the difference between frosk and frog is that frosk is (dialectal) a frog while frog is a small tailless amphibian of the order anura that typically hops or frog can be (offensive) a french person or frog can be a leather or fabric loop used to attach a sword or bayonet, or its scabbard, to a waist or shoulder belt. As a verb frog is to hunt or trap frogs or frog can be to ornament or fasten a coat, etc with frogs or frog can be to unravel (a knitted garment).

frosk

English

Noun

(en noun )

  • (dialectal) A frog.
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    ==Norwegian Bokmål==

    Noun

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  • a frog (amphibian )
  • See also

    * (l)
    * (l)

    References

    *
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    frog

    English

    (wikipedia frog )
    (<a href="https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Glossary

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  • Etymology 1

    From (etyl) (m), from (etyl) (m), ).J.P. Mallory & D.Q. Adams, eds, Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture , s.v. “Jump” (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1997), 323. See also (l), (l).

    Noun

    (en noun )

  • A small tailless amphibian of the order Anura that typically hops
  • 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
  • (Cockney rhyming slang) Road. Shorter, more common form of frog and toad
  • The depression in the upper face of a pressed or handmade clay brick
  • An organ on the bottom of a horse’s hoof that assists in the circulation of blood
  • The part of a railway switch or turnout where the running-rails cross (from the resemblance to the frog in a horse’s hoof)
  • An oblong cloak button, covered with netted thread, and fastening into a loop instead of a button hole.
  • The loop of the scabbard of a bayonet or sword.
  • Synonyms

    * frosh, frosk, frock
    * pad, paddock
    * (railway switch component) common crossing

    Derived terms

    (Derived terms)
    *
    *
    * bush frog
    * clawed frog
    * common frog
    * Darwin’s frog
    * disc-tongued frog
    * edible frog
    *
    *
    * fine as frog hair, finer than frog hair
    * Frog (metathesis: > Gorf)
    * frog belly
    * frogbit
    * frog chorus
    * frogeater, frog eater
    * frogeye
    * frogeyed
    * frog face
    * frogfish
    * frogged
    * froggery
    * frogging
    * froggish
    * froggy
    * Froggy
    * froghopper
    * a frog in one’s throat
    * frog kick
    * frog kingdom
    * frog legs
    * froglike
    *
    * frogly
    * frogman
    * frogmarch, frog-march
    * frogmouth
    * frog orchid
    * frogpond, frog pond
    * frog pose
    * The Frog Prince
    * Frog Prince
    * frog’s-bit
    * frog’s legs
    * frogspawn, frog spawn
    * frog spit
    * frog spittle
    * frog sticker
    * frogstool
    * ghost frog
    * glass frog
    *
    * Kermit the Frog (metathesis: > Kermit the Forg, Kermit the Gorf, Kermit the Grof)
    * The Leap-Frog
    * leapfrog, leap-frog
    * leapfrogged, leap-frogged
    * leapfrogging
    * leapfrog test, leap-frog test, leap frog test
    * litter frog
    * male frog test
    *
    * marsupial frog
    * moss frog
    *
    * painted frog
    * parsley frog
    * poison dart frog
    *
    * screeching frog
    * sedge frog
    *
    * shovelnose frog
    * tailed frog
    * tongueless frog
    * tree frog
    * Tukeit Hill frog
    *
    * true frog

    References


    See also

    * amphibian
    *
    * tadpole
    * toad
    *

    Verb

    (frogg)

  • To hunt or trap frogs.
  • To use a pronged plater to transfer (cells) to another plate.
  • Derived terms

    * frog stitch

    Etymology 2

    From (m), stereotypical food of the French. Compare , from (m), corresponding French term for English, likewise based on stereotypical food.

    Noun

    (en noun )

  • (offensive) A French person
  • (Canada, offensive) A French-speaking person from Quebec
  • Antonyms

    * (French person) (l)

    References

    *

    Etymology 3

    .

    Noun

    (en noun )

  • A leather or fabric loop used to attach a sword or bayonet, or its scabbard, to a waist or shoulder belt
  • An ornate fastener for clothing consisting of a button, toggle, or knot, that fits through a loop
  • Verb

    (frogg)

  • To ornament or fasten a coat, etc. with frogs
  • Etymology 4

    Supposedly from sounding similar to “rip it”.

    Verb

    (frogg)

  • To unravel (a knitted garment).