witloof

noun

wit·​loof ˈwit-ˌlōf How to pronounce witloof (audio) -ˌlüf How to pronounce witloof (audio)

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Word History

Etymology

Dutch dialect witloof chicory, from Dutch wit white + loof foliage

First Known Use

1885, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of witloof was in 1885

Dictionary Entries Near witloof

witling

witloof

witness

Cite this Entry

“Witloof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/witloof. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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