stove-in

adjective

Definition of stove-in

1 : smashed inward a stove-in barrel— Cicely F. Smith
2 : stove-up a stove-in horse— S. S. Field

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History and Etymology for stove-in

from past participle of stave in, verb

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“Stove-in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stove-in. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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