tind

verb \ˈtin(d), ˈtīn\

Definition of tind

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. transitive verb
  2. dialectal, England :  to set on fire :  kindle, ignite

  3. intransitive verb
  4. dialectal, England :  to catch fire or become inflamed :  burn

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Origin and Etymology of tind

Middle English tinden, from (assumed) Old English tyndan; akin to Old English tendan to kindle — more at tinder


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