Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!
Sorry, no definitions found.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
chained_bear commented on the word turnspit dog
Well, yeah. Like... the spitjack.
October 15, 2008
bilby commented on the word turnspit dog
"The breed appears to have died out with the advent of mechanisation in the kitchen."
reesetee commented on the word turnspit dog
Aww. Looks like they were beautiful creatures.
*speechless*I guess this poor little guy was put out of his job by Hooke's mechanical spitjack...?Edit... I mean, spitjack?Edit 2... holy mackerel, first Fernando Poo and now this. This is my favorite Wordie day.
sionnach commented on the word turnspit dog
Whiskey the turnspit dog
Wordnik is fiscally sponsored by Planetwork NGO, Inc,a California 501(c) (3) non-profit educational organization, EIN #94-3366969.