halsening

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

halsening

  1. present participle of halsen

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

halsening

  1. (obsolete) Sounding harshly in the throat; inharmonious; rough.
    • 1602, Richard Carew, Survey of Cornwall
      a foolish conceit of this halsening might the sooner help it onwards

References[edit]

halsening in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

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