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dwalm

noun
variants: or dwam \ˈdwȧm\

Definition of dwalm

plural -s
1 chiefly Scottish :a fainting spell or sudden attack of illness
2 chiefly Scottish :daydream, reverie

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Origin and Etymology of dwalm

akin to Old English dwolma chaos, Old High German twalm bewilderment, stupefaction, Old Norse dylminn careless, indifferent, Gothic dwalmon to be foolish, insane


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dwalm

intransitive verb
variants: or dwam \"\

Definition of dwalm

or -ed/-ing/-s
chiefly Scottish
:to fall in a faint :become dazed

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