thoft

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noun

ˈthäft
plural -s
dialectal, British
: a rower's bench

thoft

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dialectal English variant of thought

Word History

Etymology

Noun

Middle English thofte, from Old English; akin to Middle Low German ducht rower's bench, Old High German dofta, Old Norse thopta rower's bench, and probably to Lithuanian tupėti to squat, crouch

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“Thoft.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thoft. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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