stoundmeal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English stoundmele, stoundemele, from Old English stundmǣlum (at times), from stund (stound, space of time) + mǣlum, dative plural of mǣl (a time), equivalent to stound +‎ -meal. More at stound, meal.

Adverb[edit]

stoundmeal (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) At times; at intervals;
  2. (archaic) Moment by moment, or from moment to moment.

Adjective[edit]

stoundmeal (comparative more stoundmeal, superlative most stoundmeal)

  1. (archaic) Occurring at times or intervals.