Pronunciation: (kwoit, koit), [key]
1. quoits, (used with a sing. v.) a game in which rings of rope or flattened metal are thrown at an upright peg, the object being to encircle it or come as close to it as possible.
2. a ring used in the game of quoits.
to throw as or like a quoit.
to play quoits.
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