from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An Irish game resembling lacrosse played with a broad-bladed, netless stick.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An Irish game of Celtic origin dating from AD400. It is played with an ash stick called a hurley (camán in Irish) and a hard leather ball called a sliotar.
- n. A Cornish street game resembling rugby, played with a silver ball.
- v. Present participle of hurl.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of throwing with force.
- n. A kind of game at ball, formerly played.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A game in which opposite parties strive to hurl or force a ball through their opponents' goal, or to place it at one of two points in a district of country.
- n. Strife.
- n. The young of the common perch.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a traditional Irish game resembling hockey; played by two teams of 15 players each
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