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dor

noun
variants: or dorr \ˈdȯ(ə)r, -ȯ(ə)\ or less commonly dor bug

Definition of dor

plural -s
:any of various insects that fly with a buzzing noise used often in combination
  • dor fly

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Origin and Etymology of dor

Middle English dorre, dore, from Old English dora bumblebee; akin to Middle Low German dorte drone, Old English drān


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dor

noun \ " \
variants: or less commonly dorre \"\

Definition of dor

plural -s
archaic
give one the dor
archaic
:to make a fool of one

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Origin and Etymology of dor

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse dār mockery, from dāra


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dor

transitive verb \ " \
variants: or less commonly dorre \"\

Definition of dor

dorred; dorred; dorring; dors also dorres
obsolete
:to make a fool of :mock

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Origin and Etymology of dor

probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse dāra to mock, scoff, from Middle Low German bedōren to make a fool of, from dōre fool, lunatic; akin to Middle Dutch dōr fool, Middle High German tōre fool, lunatic, deaf person, dōsen to be quiet, doze, Latin fumus smoke


Dor

noun \ " \

Definition of Dor

plural Dor or Dors

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