stound

noun
\ ˈstau̇nd How to pronounce stound (audio) , ˈstünd \

Definition of stound

archaic
: time, while

First Known Use of stound

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stound

Middle English, from Old English stund; akin to Old High German stunta time, hour

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“Stound.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stound. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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