ettling

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English etlyng, atlyng, equivalent to ettle +‎ -ing.

Noun[edit]

ettling (plural ettlings)

  1. The act or process of intending; intention; purpose; endeavour.

Verb[edit]

ettling

  1. Present participle of ettle.

Etymology 2[edit]

Equivalent to ettle (to earn) +‎ -ing.

Noun[edit]

ettling (plural ettlings)

  1. Earnings; wages.