Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A ledge; a right-angled projection.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A ledge; a right-angled projection.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To prance about in a lively manner.
  • To beat or chastise. Urry's MS. additions to Ray.
  • To fasten with a linch-pin.
  • n. A ridge or balk of land; any bank or boundary for the division of land.
  • n. A ledge; a right-angled projection.
  • n. A narrow and steep bank or footpath.
  • n. A small inland cliff, generally one that is wooded.
  • n. A hamlet.

Etymologies

Anglo-Saxon hlinc a hill. (Wiktionary)

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