walt

adjective \ ˈwȯlt \

Definition of walt

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

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Origin and Etymology of 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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