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- v. Present participle of hansel.
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I had set my heart on your hanselling the clean house yourself, and that there would have been
_ I long to be hanselling his hide, before we bring him to my master.
A Scottish custom is ‘hanselling’ the baby, it’s considered good luck to put money in the baby’s pram when you first meet.