noun \ˈthər(-ə)l\

Definition of THIRL


Origin of THIRL

Middle English, from Old English thyrel, from thurh through — more at through
First Known Use: before 12th century


transitive verb

Definition of THIRL

dialect British

First Known Use of THIRL

before 12th century


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