noun \ˈsprinj\

Definition of SPRINGE

:  a noose fastened to an elastic body to catch small game
:  snare, trap

Origin of SPRINGE

Middle English sprenge, springe; akin to Old English springan to spring
First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with SPRINGE


Next Word in the Dictionary: springed
Previous Word in the Dictionary: spring dwarf
All Words Near: springe

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up springe? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More