acweorran

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ā- +‎ *cweorran, the latter from Proto-Germanic *kwerraną (to gobble, gulp).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑːˈkweorːɑn/

Verb[edit]

ācweorran

  1. to glut, guzzle, gorge; to eat or drink immoderately

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • a-cweorran in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary