: the hip joint in cattle see cow illustration

Word History

Etymology

perhaps from English dialect, gaunt

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of thurl was in 1920

Dictionary Entries Near thurl

Cite this Entry

“Thurl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thurl. Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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