The Collaborative International Dictionary
Coque \Coque\, n. [F., prop., a shell.] A small loop or bow of ribbon used in making hats, boas, etc. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] ||
n. A small loop or bow of ribbon used in making hats, boas, etc.
Coque or Coques can refer to:
Usage examples of "coque".
One chart, a French one, drawn twenty years ago, had optimistically designated the atoll as Oeuf a la Coque, which, unromantically, meant Boiled Egg.
English Joneses and French Coques walk hand in hand with the charges entrusted to their parental care and, with proper gravity, explain to them that the signs over the shops are made so that by means of them one may learn what is to be found inside the shop.