Synonyms for becket |

Synonyms and antonyms for becket

1. becket (n.)

(nautical) a short line with an eye at one end and a knot at the other; used to secure loose items on a ship


2. Becket (n.)

(Roman Catholic Church) archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170; murdered following his opposition to Henry II's attempts to control the clergy (1118-1170)