daver

1 of 2

verb

da·​ver
ˈdāvər

intransitive verb

1
chiefly Scottish : to move about as if in a stupor : stagger
2
Scottish : to wander in mind

transitive verb

1
Scottish : stun, daze
2
Scottish : chill, benumb

daver

2 of 2

intransitive verb

da·​ver
ˈdāvə(r),
ˈdəv-
dialectal, England

Word History

Etymology

Verb

perhaps frequentative of deave

Intransitive verb

origin unknown

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“Daver.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/daver. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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