twatchel

noun
twatch·​el | \ ˈtwachəl \
plural -s

Definition of twatchel

: an earthworm used as bait by a fisherman

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History and Etymology for twatchel

Middle English angeltwacche earthworm + -el

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“Twatchel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twatchel. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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