onding

noun
on·​ding | \ ˈänˌdiŋ \
plural -s

Definition of onding

chiefly Scottish
: a heavy fall of rain or snow the rain was such an onding by now— Maristan Chapman

History and Etymology for onding

on entry 2 + ding, verb (to beat) (after the verb phrase ding on)

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“Onding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/onding. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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