pingle

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perhaps from pin (to impound).

Noun[edit]

pingle (plural pingles)

  1. (obsolete, Britain, dialect) A small piece of enclosed ground.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

pingle (third-person singular simple present pingles, present participle pingling, simple past and past participle pingled)

  1. (intransitive, Britain, dialect) To eat with a feeble appetite.
  2. (intransitive, Britain, dialect) To dawdle.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 pingle in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pingle

  1. vocative singular of pingl