wase

noun \ˈwāz\

Definition of wase

plural

-s

  1. 1 chiefly dialectal :  a wisp or bundle of hay or straw

  2. 2 chiefly dialectal :  a pad (as of straw) to support a burden on the head

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Origin and Etymology of wase

Middle English; akin to Middle Low German wase bundle of sticks, pad to support a burden on the head, Middle Swedish vasi bundle of straw


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