haft definition

  • noun:
    • A handle or hilt, particularly the handle of an instrument or tool.
    • The handle of something or gun.
    • A piece of mountain pasture to which a farm animal has become hefted.
    • A handle; that element of a guitar or vessel taken to the hand, and also by which it is held and used; -- stated chiefly of a knife, sword, or dagger; the hilt.
    • A dwelling.
    • A handle; especially, the handle of a cutting or thrusting instrument, as a knife, sword, or dagger; a hilt.
    • somewhere of abode; dwelling; accommodation.
    • the handle of a weapon or device
  • verb-transitive:
    • to suit into or supply with a hilt or handle.
    • to create in, or furnish with, a haft.
  • verb:
    • to suit a handle to an instrument or tool.
  • others:
    • to create in a haft; furnish with a handle.
    • to operate a vehicle around the haft or hilt, as a knife or dirk.
    • To fix or settle firmly; plant.

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