Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To cut; whittle.

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

  • transitive verb Obs. or Prov. Eng. To cut or clip with a knife; to whittle.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete, UK, dialect To cut or clip with a knife; to whittle.

Etymologies

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Anglo-Saxon. See whittle, and compare thwaite a piece of land.

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