Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A Middle English form of rung.
  • noun An obsolete preterit and past participle of ring.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • imp. & p. p. of ring.
  • noun obsolete Rung (of a ladder).

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  • A circular excavation in a mine shaft to collect the water trickling down the walls.

    September 13, 2011