ettle definition

  • verb:
    • To aim; cause; intend; effort; try.
    • to anticipate; reckon; count on.
    • To just take aim.
    • to help make effort.
    • To direct one's program.
    • To aspire; be ambitious.
    • To earn.
  • noun:
    • Intention; intent; aim.
    • Intention; intention; aim.
    • A variant of addle.
    • A nettle.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To earn. [Obs.] See addle, to earn.
  • others:
    • To aim; propose; plan; attempt; take to.
    • To expect; reckon: since, I'm ettling he will be around the morn.
    • To just take aim.
    • to produce attempt.
    • To direct one's course.
    • To aspire; be ambitious.

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