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Whittle

Whit´tle
n.1.A grayish, coarse double blanket worn by countrywomen, in the west of England, over the shoulders, like a cloak or shawl.
Whittle shawl
a kind of fine woolen shawl, originally and especially a white one.
1.A knife; esp., a pocket, sheath, or clasp knife.
He wore a Sheffield whittle in his hose.
- Betterton.
v. t.1.To pare or cut off the surface of with a small knife; to cut or shape, as a piece of wood held in the hand, with a clasp knife or pocketknife.
2.To edge; to sharpen; to render eager or excited; esp., to excite with liquor; to inebriate.
v. i.1.To cut or shape a piece of wood with am small knife; to cut up a piece of wood with a knife.
Verb1.whittle - cut small bits or pare shavings from; "whittle a piece of wood"
Synonyms: pare
amputate, ax, bisect, blade, butcher, carve, chop, cleave, cold steel, cut, cut away, cut in two, cut off, cutlery, cutter, dagger, dichotomize, dissever, edge tools, excise, fissure, gash, hack, halve, hew, incise, jigsaw, knife, lance, naked steel, pare, pigsticker, point, prune, puncturer, rend, rive, saw, scissor, sever, sharpener, slash, slice, slit, snip, split, steel, sunder, sword, tear, toad sticker
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