Definition of Rullock

1. a support for an oar [n -S]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Rullock

rulesets
rulesse
rulest
ruleth
rulier
ruliest
ruling
ruling on
ruling pen
rulingly
rulings
rullichies
rullion
rullions
rullock (current term)
rullocks
ruly
rum
rum-blossom
rum-tum
rum-tums
rum baba
rum ball
rum cake
rum cherry
rum cocktail
rum go
rum nose

Literary usage of Rullock

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature, & Art by William Harrison Ainsworth, George Cruikshank, Hablot Knight Browne (1848)
"HOW JOE rullock DID THE REVENUE. THE Pretty Polly was the fastest, ... Joe rullock loved his craft, as does every good sailor ; she was his care, his pride, ..."

2. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1893)
"•ROWLOCK, ROLLOCK, rullock. The history of this word is imperfectly known ... a rowlock, rullock, or oar-hole. The AS ¡oc is also allied to AS /oc« = the ..."

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