threshing floor


: ground or floor space for threshing or treading out grain

Word History


Middle English thresschinge flor, from thresschinge, thresshinge (gerund of thresschen, thresshen to thresh) + flor floor

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“Threshing floor.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

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