dingle

noun
din·​gle | \ ˈdiŋ-gəl How to pronounce dingle (audio) \

Definition of dingle

: a small wooded valley : dell

First Known Use of dingle

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dingle

Middle English, deep hollow

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“Dingle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dingle. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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