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Definition of the noun Addling

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noun - plural: addling

  1. Causing fertilised eggs to lose viability, by killing the developing embryo within through shaking, piercing, freezing or oiling, without breaking the shell.

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Google previewA Study in the Warwickshire Dialect (1900)

With a Glossary and Notes Touching the Edward the Sixth Grammar Schools and the Elizabethan Pronunciation as Deduced from the Puns in Shakespeare's Plays, and as to Influences which May Have Shaped the Shakespeare Vocabulary by Appleton Morgan

An Addling is a lamb brought up artificially. Outride. Oos Bird. Asked (or askings) outs — To be asked out = to have the banns published. Rap. Skip. feed horses. Bushel basket. Bastard. Server. Scuttle. Chance-child. VERNACULAR.

Google previewPapers (1899)

by Shakespeare Society of New York

An Addling is a lamb brought up artificially. Bagman. Outride. Bastard. Oos Bird. Banns.

Google previewFly by Wire (2009)

The Geese, the Glide, the Miracle on the Hudson by William Langewiesche

Egg addling is a form of population control in which federally permitted addlers take eggs from goose nests and either coat them with corn oil, to block the transfer of oxygen through the shell, or shake them vigorously to liquefy the embryos ...

Google previewDictionary of English Spelling (2005)

by Martin H. Manser

to a drug addicted addiction addictive addition adding additional additionally additive addle to confuse someone's brain addling addled rotten; confused address written description of where a building is ; ...

Google previewFowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage (2016)

by Jeremy Butterfield

Originally, addle was a noun meaning 'stinking urine or other liquid filth', although its associations have usually been with eggs and heads, both seen as capable of 'addling', hence addlebrain(ed), addlehead(ed), etc. address verb. Although it ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

Goes with—accompanies Goethe's language—German Gogetting—dynamic Gogglebox—television Going around—rotating Going back to the distant past— immemorial Going backwards—retrogressive Going bad—addling Going barefoot ...

Google previewThe Gentlemlen's Lexicon; Or, A Pocket Dictionary, Containing Nearly Every Work in the English Language (1835)

Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw

addling; past, addled. ADDRESS. v. To prepare one's-self to enter upon any action; to apply to another, by words; to accost. pr. par. addressing ; past, addressed; s. address, addresser. ADDU'CE. v. To bring ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary (1898)

Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years; Founded on the Publications of the English Dialect Society and on a Large Amount of Material Never Before Printed by Joseph Wright

It's no use addling your brain with so much learning, it won't make the pot boil (M.N. ). neXan.1 Addle, to coagulate. Not Addle, to make putrid (T. H. B.). Ken . Dang'd ould hen as addled dem heggs (H.M.). Som.1 Hens which sit badly are ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: A-E (1898)

by Joseph Wright

It's no use addling your ...

Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1886)

Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense. And Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects

P addling -strinus, leading-strings. North. (2) v. To toddle about. Eaat. (3) v. To trample. Norf. (4) v. To abuse. Exmoor. (5) a. A spade for cleaning a plough. West . (6) v. To tipple. Exm. Paddle-staff, a. A staff with a spike at one end and spade at ...

Google previewA Few Steps to a Complete Dictionary of English Dialects (1890)

by J. Heinrich Blascke

Addling Wh. Saving's good — : a penny saved is a penny gained. Ade Dv. head; Shr. to cut a deep gutter across ploughed land Hw. Adeal Nh. 1 Adele Nh.

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon, and Parlour Companion ... (1846)

Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw

addling; past, addled. pr. p 8 : P ADDRESS. v. To prepare one's-self to enter upon any action; to apply to another, by words; to accost. pr: par. ressing; past, addressed: s. address, addresser. ADDUCE. v. To bring forward; to offer in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

by David Pimentel, Ph.D.

Egg addling, including shaking.

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The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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