Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of felly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the outer rim of a wheel, supported by the spokes

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See felly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See felly.
  • n. An obsolete spelling of fellow.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. rim (or part of the rim) into which spokes are inserted

Etymologies

Middle English felwe, from Old English felg 'harrow, felloe'. Doublet of and more at felly. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.