\ ˈhəu̇d \

Definition of howd

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly Scottish
: to move from side to side or up and down


\ " \
plural -s

Definition of howd (Entry 2 of 2)

: a lurching rocking movement

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Intransitive verb

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“Howd.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/howd. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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