slatch

noun \ˈslach\

Definition of slatch

plural

-es

  1. 1 :  a transitory breeze or its duration

  2. 2 :  an interval of fair weather a slatch in the storm — Time

  3. 3 :  a calm between breaking waves big waves generally come in groups of three, and then behind them there is a slatch — Hickman Powell

  4. 4 :  the loose or slack part of a rope

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Origin and Etymology of slatch

alteration of 1slack


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