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ID #5490


 /shob/, shoove /shuv/ [cf. W Car. /shub/ idem; cf. Brit. dial. Mid. North /ʋ/ for standard /ə/ (Orton Ph 158)] v. 1. to shove: 1966 He cut that red thing and shoove it in he bucket (Crowley 92). <Black>

 2. [cf. OED shove to thrust with violence] to strike (a blow): 1966 The marbel shove one blow (Crowley 114). <Inagua, San Sal.>

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Last update: 2011-09-23 22:00
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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