Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

virl

play
noun \ˈvər(-ə)l\

Definition of virl

Scottish

  1. :  ferrule 1



Origin and Etymology of virl

Middle English virole — more at ferrule


First Known Use: 15th century


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a secret group of plotters

Get Word of the Day daily email!