Definition of Eke

1. v. t. To increase; to add to; to augment; -- now commonly used with out, the notion conveyed being to add to, or piece out by a laborious, inferior, or scanty addition; as, to eke out a scanty supply of one kind with some other.



2. adv. In addition; also; likewise.

3. n. An addition.

Definition of Eke

1. Verb. (obsolete except in eke out) To increase; to add to, augment, lengthen. ¹

2. Noun. (beekeeping archaic) A very small addition to the bottom of a beehive, often merely of a few bands of straw, on which the hive is raised temporarily. ¹

3. Adverb. (archaic) Also. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Eke

1. to supplement with great effort [v EKED, EKING, EKES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eke

eka-wolfram
ekaaluminium
ekaaluminum
ekaboron
ekalead
ekaluminium
ekamanganese
ekamercury
ekanite
ekanites
ekaplatinum
ekasilicon
ekaterinite
ekatite
ekcetera
eke (current term)
eke out
ekebergite
eked
eked out
ekes
ekes out
ekiden
eking
eking out
ekiri
ekistic
ekistical
ekistics
ekka

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