Definition of yetling
1 chiefly Scottish : a usually cast-iron pot
2 chiefly Scottish a : something made of cast iron b : cast iron
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of yetling
Middle English yetling, from yeten, yetten to pour, found, cast (from Old English gēotan) + -ling — more at found
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up yetling? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).