noun flee·rish \ˈflērish\

Definition of fleerish




  1. :  steel 3c

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Origin and Etymology of fleerish

alteration (influenced by flint) of earlier Scots furisine, probably from (assumed) Middle English (Scots) furisen, probably from Middle Low German vūrīsern, from vūr fire + īsern iron; akin to Old High German fiur fire and to Old High German īsan, īsarn iron — more at fire, iron

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a brief usually trivial fact

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