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haft

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noun \ˈhaft\

Definition of haft

  1. :  the handle of a weapon or tool



Examples of haft

  1. <the blade of the adze is still good, but the haft is broken and will have to be replaced>



Origin of haft

Middle English, from Old English hæft; akin to Old English hebban to lift — more at heave


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with haft


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haft

verb

Definition of haft

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to set in or furnish with a haft



15th Century

First Known Use of haft

15th century



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