lowsin

noun
low·​sin | \ ˈlōzə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of lowsin

dialectal, British
: an act of stopping work seen my last lowsin— Charles Murray

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History and Etymology for lowsin

English dialect (northern) lowsin, lowsing, gerund of lowse to loose, stop work, from Middle English loosen, losen, lousen to loose

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“Lowsin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lowsin. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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