whemmle

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a frequentative form of whelm, equivalent to whelm +‎ -le, or from a transposed form of whelm.

Verb[edit]

whemmle (third-person singular simple present whemmles, present participle whemmling, simple past and past participle whemmled)

  1. (transitive) To whelm.

Noun[edit]

whemmle (plural whemmles)

  1. An overturn; an overthrow.