Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Wednesday's Word
formerly known as the "What're Words For..."

Word: Muckle (V.)
Definition: to seize, grasp

Muckle onto one end of this sofa, will ye? I put my back out yesterday and can’t lift nawthin’.”

(Definition from: "How To Talk Yankee", by Gerald Lewis & Tim Sample, copyright 1979, 1986 by The Thorndike Press; copyright 1989 by the First North Country Press)

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