verb see warsle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • warstle — I. verb see warsle I II. noun see warsle II …   Useful english dictionary

  • warsle — or warstle verb Etymology: Middle English werstelen, warstelen, alteration of wrestlen, wrastlen Date: 14th century Scottish wrestle, struggle • warsle noun, Scottish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • warsle — /wahr seuhl/, v.i., v.t., warsled, warsling, n. Chiefly Scot. wrestle. Also, warstle. [1300 50; ME; OE *waerstlian, metathetic var. (cf. waerstlic of wrestling) of wraestlian to WRESTLE] * * * …   Universalium

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