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hatchel

noun hatch·el \ˈhachəl\
variants: less commonly

hetchel

\ˈhech-\

Definition of hatchel

plural

-s

  1. :  3hackle 1

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Origin and Etymology of hatchel

hatchel alteration of hetchel, from Middle English hechele, hekele, hakell; akin to Middle Dutch hekele hackle, Middle High German hechel, hachel hackle, Old High German hāko hook — more at hook


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hatchel

transitive verb hatch·el \"\

Definition of hatchel

hatcheled

or

hatchelled

;

hatcheled

or

hatchelled

;

hatcheling

or

hatchelling

;

hatchels

  1. 1 :  4hackle 1

  2. 2 :  heckle 2

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Origin and Etymology of hatchel

alteration of earlier hetchel, from Middle English hechelen, from hechele, noun


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