Definitions starting with O

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prep. [also Scots CSD, US dial. South WSCII out of: 1895 'E taken out 'is han'ke'chief outen 'is pocket (Edwards 91). (Black)

v. 1. [also Gul. (Gonzales 1922:317)1 to extinguish: Outen the light! (Exuma). (Gen)

 2. [cf. OUT OUT 2 ] to erase: Outen that off the board! (Inagua). = OUT SOMETHING OFF Mack)

Tags: preposition, verb

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Last update: 2012-10-26 00:25
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.2

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