ducks and drakes definition

  • noun:
    • the video game of skipping level rocks along the area of liquid.
    • A pastime of throwing level rocks across water to be able to make them bounce from the area.
    • squandering of resources, specifically money; found in expressions like "which will make ducks and drakes of", "to try out (at) ducks and drakes with".
    • a game where an appartment rock is bounced along the area of peaceful water
    • the overall game of skipping flat rocks across the area of liquid.
    • A pastime of tossing level stones across liquid so as to make sure they are jump off the area.
    • squandering of sources, especially money; found in expressions like "to make ducks and drakes of", "to relax and play (at) ducks and drakes with".
    • a game for which a set stone is bounced across the surface of relaxed liquid
  • idiom:
    • make ducks and drakes of To squander; waste.
    • make ducks and drakes of To squander; waste.
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