from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To fidget; be restless.
  • In hawking, to wipe the beak after feeding.
  • n. A flutter; a sharp twitch or pull.
  • n. A curl of hair.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



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  • *pouring entire bottle of shampoo on hair and scrubbing frantically*

    November 5, 2007

  • Har! Who knows where that lock has been?...

    November 5, 2007

  • *carefully brushes dangling lock of hair away from forehead*

    November 5, 2007

  • I just ran across another definition of "feak" while doing a bit of sleuthing on feague. "Feak" is also obsolete British slang for "anus," which makes sense when you consider the meaning of "feague."

    So in this sense, seanahan, it's an ugly word for a...ummm...non-cute thing.

    November 5, 2007

  • It is, isn't it? I'd have thought it would be something like froodle. ;-)

    October 4, 2007

  • This is an ugly word for such a cute thing.

    October 4, 2007

  • A curling lock of hair, especially one that is dangling.

    October 3, 2007