powt

 1) to stir up. N.
 2) a hay-powt, a hay-cock. Kent.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • powt net — pout net …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • powte — powt(e obs. ff. poult (young bird), pout …   Useful english dictionary

  • pout — pout1 poutful, adj. poutingly, adv. /powt/, v.i. 1. to thrust out the lips, esp. in displeasure or sullenness. 2. to look or be sullen. 3. to swell out or protrude, as lips. v.t. 4. to protrude (the lips). 5. to utter with a pout …   Universalium

  • pout — I. /paʊt / (say powt) verb (i) 1. to thrust out or protrude the lips, especially in displeasure or sullenness. 2. to look sullen. 3. to swell out or protrude, as lips. –verb (t) 4. to protrude (lips, etc.). 5. to utter with a pout. –noun 6. a… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • pout net — a net fastened to poles by which fishermen poke the banks of rivers to force out the fish (British dialect). Also spelled powt net …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • bullpout — /bool powt /, n. See horned pout. [1815 25, Amer.; BULL(HEAD) + POUT2] * * * …   Universalium

  • eelpout — /eel powt /, n. 1. any fish of the family Zoarcidae, esp. Zoarces viviparus, of Europe. 2. the burbot. [bef. 1000; OE aelepute (not recorded in ME); see EEL, POUT2] * * * ▪ fish       any of more than 250 species of elongated marine fishes of the …   Universalium

  • hornpout — /hawrn powt /, n. See horned pout. [by shortening] * * * …   Universalium


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