Dictionary

springald

noun spring·ald \ˈspriŋ-əld\

Definition of SPRINGALD

archaic
:  a young man :  stripling

Variants of SPRINGALD

spring·ald or spring·al \-əl\
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of SPRINGALD

probably from Middle English, a kind of catapult, from Anglo-French espringal
First Known Use: 1501

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: spring azurePrevious Word in the Dictionary: spring All Words Near: springald
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