twitchel

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Middle English twichel, alteration of twychen (with change of suffix), from Old English twiċen (fork in the road).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtwɪt͡ʃəl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

twitchel (plural twitchels)

  1. (Midlands) A narrow alleyway between houses; a ginnel.
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:alley

Further reading[edit]

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

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