Hagborn
Hagborn \Hag"born`\ (-b[^o]rn`), a. Born of a hag or witch. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • hagborn — [hag′bôrn΄] adj. having a hag, or witch, for a mother …   English World dictionary

  • hagborn — /hag bawrn /, adj. born of a hag or witch. [1600 10; HAG1 + BORN] * * * …   Universalium

  • hagborn — hag•born [[t]ˈhægˌbɔrn[/t]] adj. born of a hag or witch • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • hagborn — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: hag (I) + born : born of a witch * * * /hag bawrn /, adj. born of a hag or witch. [1600 10; HAG1 + BORN] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Littered — Litter Lit ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Littered} (l[i^]t t[ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Littering}.] 1. To supply with litter, as cattle; to cover with litter, as the floor of a stall. [1913 Webster] Tell them how they litter their jades. Bp. Hackett.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Littering — Litter Lit ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Littered} (l[i^]t t[ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Littering}.] 1. To supply with litter, as cattle; to cover with litter, as the floor of a stall. [1913 Webster] Tell them how they litter their jades. Bp. Hackett.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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