Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hand-tool used in driving the hoops over a barrel; also, a power-machine for doing the same work.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I am not an expert motist, although at school I was a fairly good hoop-driver, and the pedestrians I met and overtook had a bad time.

    The War of the Wenuses

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