hurdies

plural noun
hur·​dies | \ ˈhər-dēz How to pronounce hurdies (audio) \

Definition of hurdies

dialectal British
: rump

First Known Use of hurdies

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hurdies

origin unknown

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about hurdies

Dictionary Entries near hurdies

hurcheon

hurcn

hurden

hurdies

hurdle

hurdle gate

hurdle race

Statistics for hurdies

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for hurdies

The first known use of hurdies was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Comments on hurdies

What made you want to look up hurdies? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

providing supplementary assistance

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!