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mickle

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adjective mick·le \ˈmi-kəl\

Definition of mickle

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  great, much

mickle

adverb chiefly Scottish


Variants of mickle

also

meikle

play \ˈmē-kəl\

Origin and Etymology of mickle

Middle English mikel, from Old English micel — more at much


First Known Use: before 12th century


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