Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A haddock or other small fish split open and dried in the sun.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A haddock or other small fish split open and dried in the sun; -- called also speldron.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small fish split and dried in the sun.

Etymologies

Scots speld ("to spread out"); compare German spalten ("to split"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

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.