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waulk

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English

Verb

Infinitive
to waulk

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to waulk (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to make cloth (especially tweed in Scotland) denser and more felt-like by soaking and beating

Synonyms


Scots

Etymology

Old English wealcan (to roll, toss).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /wɑːk/, /woːk/

Verb

tae waulk (third-person singular simple present waulks, present participle waulkin, simple past waulkit, past participle waulkit)

Infinitive
tae waulk

Third person singular
waulks

Simple past
waulkit

Past participle
waulkit

Present participle
waulkin

  1. (transitive) to full (cloth)
  2. (intransitive) (of cloth) to shrink from moisture

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