Definition of Springle

1. n. A springe.



Definition of Springle

1. Noun. (rare) a trap to catch animals, using a spring mechanism. ¹

2. Verb. (rare) to sprinkle ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Springle

1. a snare [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Springle

springhead
springheads
springhouse
springhouses
springier
springiest
springily
springiness
springinesses
springing
springing cow
springing executory interest
springing executory interests
springingly
springings
springle (current term)
springles
springless
springlet
springlets
springlike
springloaded
springs
springtail
springtails
springtide
springtides
springtime
springtimes
springwater

Literary usage of Springle

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1. The Legal News by James Kirby (1883)
"The judgment in appeal was as follows : " Considérant que la présente action est une action intentée par feu JK springle, maintenant représenté par les ..."

2. Publications by English Dialect Society (1875)
"*springle. The ordinary springle, or snare for birds, consists of a pliant stick, called a riser, having one end stuck in the ground, and the other carrying ..."

3. The Dialect of Hartland, Devonshire by Richard Pearse Chope (1891)
"*springle. Thè ordinary springle, or snare for birds, consists of a pliant stick, called a riser, having one end stuck in the ground, and the other carrying ..."

4. A Second Manual of Composition: Designed for Secondary Schools by Edwin Herbert Lewis (1900)
"Mr. springle cannot be rivalled in his shoeing of horses. ... Mr. Peter springle executes his work with satisfaction and despatch; his work is second to ..."

5. A Second Manual of Composition: Designed for Secondary Schools by Edwin Herbert Lewis (1900)
"Mr. springle cannot be rivalled in his shoeing of horses. ... Mr. Peter springle executes his work with satisfaction and despatch; his work is second to ..."

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