noun low·sin \ˈlōzə̇n\

Definition of lowsin



dialectal, British

  1. :  an act of stopping work seen my last lowsin — Charles Murray

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Origin and Etymology of lowsin

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

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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