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wimble

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noun wim·ble \ˈwim-bəl\

Definition of wimble

  1. :  any of various instruments for boring holes



Origin of wimble

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Middle Dutch wimmel auger; akin to Middle Low German wimmel auger


First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with wimble


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wimble

verb wim·ble

Definition of wimble

wimbledwimbling play \-b(ə-)liŋ\

archaic

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to bore with or as if with a wimble



15th Century

First Known Use of wimble

15th century


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