\ ˈsläk \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of slock

 (Entry 1 of 3)

dialectal, British

slock

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of slock (Entry 2 of 3)

chiefly Scottish
\ " \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of slock (Entry 3 of 3)

dialectal, England

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History and Etymology for slock

Transitive verb (1)

Middle English sloken, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse slokinn extinguished, slokna to extinguish

Noun

probably from slock entry 1

Transitive verb (2)

Middle English slocken

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“Slock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slock. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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