Felled
Fell Fell, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Felled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Felling}.] [AS. fellan, a causative verb fr. feallan to fall; akin to D. vellen, G. f["a]llen, Icel. fella, Sw. f["a]lla, Dan. f[ae]lde. See {Fall}, v. i.] To cause to fall; to prostrate; to bring down or to the ground; to cut down. [1913 Webster]

Stand, or I'll fell thee down. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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