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dwalm

noun \ˈdwȧm\
variants: or

dwam

\ˈdwȧm\

Definition of dwalm

plural

-s

  1. 1 chiefly Scottish :  a fainting spell or sudden attack of illness

  2. 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 — more at dwell


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dwalm

intransitive verb \"\
variants: or

dwam

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Definition of dwalm

-ed/-ing/-s

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  to fall in a faint :  become dazed

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