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intransitive verb (1)

dialectal, England


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intransitive verb (2)

: to bend upward
used especially of the edge of a plank near the bow or stern of a ship


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plural -es
: the upward curve of the edge of a plank especially toward the bow or stern of a ship

Word History


Intransitive verb (1)

origin unknown

Intransitive verb (2)

origin unknown

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“Sny.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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