Definition of Hilting
1. hilt [v] - See also: hilt
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hilting
Literary usage of Hilting
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Early English Poetry, Ballads, and Popular Literature of the Middle Ages by Percy Society (1851)
"... been dy'd in a tan-yard : Well-got fame is a warrior's wife: The drawer shall be the drummer,— We'l be colonels all next summer, By hilting and tilting, ..."
2. English Poems by Walter Cochrane Bronson (1910)
"Bur, burre, blow, assault; force, hilting power. Burd, board; hard on burd, close alongside. Burde, ought, it behooved. ..."
3. Calendar of Virginia State Papers and Other Manuscripts: ... Preserved in by Virginia, William Pitt Palmer, Sherwin McRae, Raleigh Edward Colston, Henry W. Flournoy (1890)
"... &c. for filing, fitting, &c., parts of musket locks. for stocking of muskets. for finishing muskets. for hilting and mounting swords. ..."