tharf

adjective
\ ˈthärf \

Definition of tharf

dialectal, British

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History and Etymology for tharf

Middle English therf, tharf unleavened, from Old English theorf; akin to Old High German derb unleavened, Old Norse thjarfr unleavened, insipid, Old English starian to stare

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“Tharf.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tharf. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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