hustlement

noun
hus·​tle·​ment | \ ˈhəsəlmənt \
plural -s

Definition of hustlement

now dialectal
: household goods : furniture, knickknacks often used in plural

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History and Etymology for hustlement

Middle English ostelement, hustilment article of furniture, from Middle French ostillement, oustillement, from Old French ustillement, from ustil article of furniture, tool, utensil, probably from (assumed) Vulgar Latin usitilia (plural) utensils, alteration of Latin utensilia

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“Hustlement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hustlement. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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