kurvey

intransitive verb kur·vey \kə(r)ˈvā\

Definition of kurvey

kurveyed

;

kurveyed

;

kurveying

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kurveys

  1. :  to carry goods about in an ox wagon in southern Africa

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Origin and Etymology of kurvey

Afrikaans karwei, probably from Dutch karweien to do odd jobs, from karwei job, task, from Middle Dutch corweye corvée, from Middle French corvee — more at corvée


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