windlin

noun

win·​dlin
ˈwindlə̇n
variants or windling
-lə̇n,
-liŋ
plural -s
chiefly Scottish
: a bundle of hay or straw

Word History

Etymology

perhaps from gerund of obsolete windle to wind, from Middle English windlen

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“Windlin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/windlin. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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