kiver (plural kivers)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for kiver in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- (transitive, of clothing, rugs) to beat (dust out of)
- (transitive) to knock out
- kiveri a pipájából a hamut ― to knock the cinders from one's pipe
- (transitive) to get out
- Nem tudom kiverni a fejemből. ― I can't get it out of my head.
- (transitive) to encrust (inset or affix decorative materials upon a surface)
- to cover
- J. Poole W. Barnes, A Glossary, with Some Pieces of Verse, of the Old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy (1867)