Definition of clock:
- A figure or figured work on the ankle or side of a stocking.
- A large beetle, esp. the European dung beetle ( Scarabaeus stercorarius).
- A machine for measuring time, indicating the hour and other divisions by means of hands moving on a dial plate. Its works are moved by a weight or a spring, and it is often so constructed as to tell the hour by the stroke of a hammer on a bell. It is not adapted, like the watch, to be carried on the person.
- A watch, esp. one that strikes.
- The striking of a clock.
- To call, as a hen. See Cluck.
- To ornament with figured work, as the side of a stocking.
- chronology (part of speech: noun)
- chronicle (part of speech: verb)
- chronometer (part of speech: noun)
- "Two Boys and a Fortune", Matthew White, Jr..
- "'Round the yule-log: Christmas in Norway", Peter Christen Asbjörnsen.
- "The Gay Cockade", Temple Bailey.