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thirl

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noun \ˈthər(-ə)l\

Definition of thirl

Origin and Etymology of thirl

Middle English, from Old English thyrel, from thurh through — more at through


First Known Use: before 12th century


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thirl

transitive verb

Definition of thirl

dial British

  1. :  pierce, perforate

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of thirl

before 12th century


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