tind

verb
\ ˈtin(d), ˈtīn \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of tind

transitive verb

dialectal, England : to set on fire : kindle, ignite

intransitive verb

dialectal, England : to catch fire or become inflamed : burn

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History and Etymology for tind

Middle English tinden, from (assumed) Old English tyndan; akin to Old English tendan to kindle

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“Tind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tind. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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