noun pile·wort \ˈpī(-ə)l-ˌwərt, -ˌwrt\

Definition of PILEWORT

Origin of PILEWORT

Middle English pyle wort; from its use in treating piles
First Known Use: 15th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: pileyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: pilewormAll Words Near: pilewort
March 27, 2015
quiescent Hear it
Tranquilly at rest or causing no trouble
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears