Definition of Hirsled
1. hirsle [v] - See also: hirsle
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hirsled
Literary usage of Hirsled
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A treatise on sheep by Ambrose Blacklock (1838)
"Wedder hogs are peculiarly its victims, but only when hirsled, ... This is accounted for by the fact, that hirsled hogs are comparatively dull, ..."
2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1885)
"... him as much as would sink him, he gives him a shove so that over he hirsled. The boat went on, and Saltou came down amongst the rest of the passengers, ..."
3. Ringan Gilhaize; Or, The Covenanters by John Galt (1823)
"... he made a sign to his companion, and they both threw themselves - flat on the ground, and hirsled down the rocks to conceal themselves. ..."