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Definition of the adjective HOFUL

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adjective

  1. [obsolete] careful, wary

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Google previewAmerican encyclopedic dictionary (1897)

by Robert Hunter, John Alfred Williams, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage

hoful, •ho- full, a.

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

HoFUL, ho'fil ...

Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1904)

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

Hoful, adj.{A.-S.) Careful. Hog, (1) a. A sheep from six months old till being first shorn. (2) a. An old cant term for a shilling. (3) v. To carry on the back. North. (4) v.

Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English, Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Ninetheenth Century which are No Longer in Use ... [etc.] (1857)

by Thomas Wright

HOFUL, adj.(A.-S.) Careful. H06, (1) s. A sheep from six months old till being first shorn. (2) 3. An old cant term for a shilling. (3) v. To carry on the back.

Google previewA Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Fourteenth Century (1872)

by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps

HOFUL. Prudent; careful. (A.-S.) HOG. (1) A term for a sheep from six months old till being first shorn. Some say from a lamb ; others, a sheep of a year old. The last meaning is the one intended by early writers.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

HOFUL, A. S. ho-fidl, hoh-full, hog-full, prudent, considerate, careful, from A. S. hog-an ; D. huoghen ; to be careful or considerate. Prudent, careful, considerate. Sir Gregory, ever hofuUotua doings and behaviour, directed especial letters unto ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words (1855)

Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Fourteenth Century by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps

HOFUL. Prudent; careful. (A.-S.) HOG. (1) A term for a sheep from six months old till being first shorn. Some say from a lamb ; others, a sheep of a year old. The last meaning is the one intended by early writers.

Google previewJohnson's English Dictionary (1835)

by Samuel Johnson

HOFUL$o, hē-fúl. a. [horull, Sax.] Careful. Staleton. Ob. T. HQFULLY”, hó-sål-lè. ad. Carefully. Stapleton. HOG 3, hēg. m. s. [hwch, Welsh.] The general name of swine. Shak. A castrated boar.

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Scrabble value of H4O1F4U1L1

The value of this 5-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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