walt

adjective
\ ˈwȯlt \

Definition of walt

archaic, of a ship
: tending to list : unsteady, crank entry 9 a sweet craft, … a bit walt perhaps— S. H. Adams

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History and Etymology for walt

obsolete English dialect walt to overturn, tumble, totter, from Middle English walten; akin to Old English weltan, wæltan to turn, roll

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“Walt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/walt. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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