mickle

adjective
mick·​le | \ ˈmi-kəl How to pronounce mickle (audio) \
variants: or less commonly \ ˈmē-​kəl How to pronounce meikle (audio) \

Definition of mickle

chiefly Scotland

Other Words from mickle

mickle adverb, chiefly Scotland

First Known Use of mickle

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mickle

Middle English mikel, from Old English micel — more at much

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“Mickle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mickle. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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