from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The arm of a pickax or the fluke of an anchor.
- noun A small anchor or weight for mooring a boat, sometimes consisting of a stone secured by pieces of wood.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A small anchor; also, a kind of anchor formed by a stone inclosed by pieces of wood fastened together.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A small
- noun A kind of anchor formed by a
stoneenclosed by pieces of woodfastened together.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
The young fisherman was satisfied, hauled up killock, and made sail for home.
To jest up killock, jam right down their hellum hard a lee,
So, what with Marm Lecain's carpets in the house, and other folks 'waistcoats in the street, it's too nice a location for me, I guess, so I shall up killock and off tomorrow to the TREE-mont. "