Word:

Swingle

Swin´gle
v. i.1.To dangle; to wave hanging.
2.To swing for pleasure.
v. t.1.To clean, as flax, by beating it with a swingle, so as to separate the coarse parts and the woody substance from it; to scutch.
[imp. & p. p. Swingled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Swingling .]
2.To beat off the tops of without pulling up the roots; - said of weeds.
n.1.A wooden instrument like a large knife, about two feet long, with one thin edge, used for beating and cleaning flax; a scutcher; - called also swingling knife, swingling staff, and swingling wand.
Browse
swing out
swing over
Swing plow
swing shift
swing voter
Swing wheel
Swingdevil
Swinge
Swingebuckler
Swingeing
Swingel
Swinger
swinging
swinging chad
swinging door
swinging post
-- Swingle --
Swinglebar
Swingletail
Swingletree
Swingling
Swingling tow
Swingtree
swingy
Swinish
Swink
Swinker
Swinney
Swipe
Swiple
Swipper
Swirl
swirling
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home