The loose black particles collected from combustion, as on pots and kettles, or in a chimney; soot; smut; also, coloring matter which rubs off from cloth.
- An earthenware vessel.
- A broken piece of earthenware.
- Slang Foolish talk; nonsense: That story is just a crock.
- To soil with or as if with crock.
- To give off soot or color.
- One that is worn-out, decrepit, or impaired; a wreck.
- To become weak or disabled. Often used with up.
- To disable; wreck. Often used with up.