Hutch vs Cote - What's the difference?
Hutch is a synonym of cote.
As a noun hutch
is a cage in which a rabbit or rabbits are kept.
As a verb hutch
is to hoard or lay up, in a chest.
As a proper noun cote is
A cage in which a rabbit or rabbits are kept.
* 1960 , , chapter 16,
A piece of furniture in which items may be displayed.
A measure of two Winchester bushels.
(mining) The case of a flour bolt.
(mining) A car on low wheels, in which coal is drawn in the mine and hoisted out of the pit.
A jig for washing ore.
- To reach the courtroom, on the second floor, one passed sundry sunless county cubbyholes: the tax assessor,... the circuit clerk, the judge of probate lived in cool dim hutches that smelled
To hoard or lay up, in a chest.
(mining) To wash (ore) in a box or jig.
- She hutched the ore.
From the (etyl) cote, the feminine form of . Cognate to Dutch kot.
A cottage or hut.
A small structure built to contain domesticated animals such as sheep, pigs or pigeons.
- Watching where shepherds pen their flocks, at eve, / In hurdled cotes .
(obsolete) To quote.
Probably related to (etyl) .
To go side by side with; hence, to pass by; to outrun and get before.
- A dog cotes a hare.
* 1825 , , The Talisman , A. and C. Black (1868), 37:
- We coted them on the way, and hither are they coming.
- [...]strength to pull down a bull——swiftness to cote an antelope.