from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To querk.
  • v. To grunt; moan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To stifle or choke.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as querk.


From Middle English querkenen, equivalent to querk +‎ -en. (Wiktionary)


  • I'd like to querken your quiddles on the quizzities of the letter Q because they aren't queme and leave me quaddling and full of querimony.

    'Roads to Quoz'

  • Here's a quorum of such quatches ripe for revival, ready for your quaintance: quaddle (grumble), quizzity (oddity), querken (stifle), quiddle (dawdle), querimony (complaint), queme (pleasant), quetch (go), queeve (twist in a road).

    'Roads to Quoz'


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