WordWeight : Weighing the Words


Not Logged In: Login?

Find Books on Learning, Teaching, and Education!

Definitions of Moil

Pronunciation : Moil
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [OE. moillen to wet, OF. moillier, muillier, F. mouller, fr. (assumed) LL. molliare, fr. L. mollis soft. See Mollify.]
Definition : Defn: To daub; to make dirty; to soil; to defile. Thou ... doest thy mind in dirty pleasures moil. Spenser.

t. [imp. & p. p. Moiled; p. pr. & vb. n. Moiling.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Moil
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [From Moil to daub; prob. from the idea of struggling through the wet.]
Definition : Defn: To soil one's self with severe labor; to work with painful effort; to labor; to toil; to drudge. Moil not too much under ground. Bacon. Now he must moil and drudge for one he loathes. Dryden.

Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Moil
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: A spot; a defilement. The moil of death upon them. Mrs. Browning.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Merriam-Webster's Everyday Language Reference Set: Includes: The Merriam-Webster Dictionary, The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, and The Merriam-Webster Vocabulary Builder

An attractive, affordable boxed reference set featuring best-selling references to help build vocabulary and improve language skills. The boxed set includes:

• The Merriam-Webster Dictionary ― over 75,000 definitions for the words you need today
• The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus ― over 150,000 word choices, plus usage guidance
• Merriam-Webster’s Vocabulary Builder ― learn 3,200 words with quizzes and root words―perfect for test prep!


Search :

Random Words

Some Random Definitions!

Similar Sites

Similar Sites of Interest


Permalink for Sharing :
Share :
Home|About|Contact|Privacy Policy

Fatal error: Uncaught TypeError: mysqli_close(): Argument #1 ($mysql) must be of type mysqli, null given in /usr/lib/ggcms/src/classes/Database/DBAccess.php:158 Stack trace: #0 /usr/lib/ggcms/src/classes/Database/DBAccess.php(158): mysqli_close() #1 /usr/lib/ggcms/src/classes/Networking/Handler.php(100): DBAccess->DBEnd() #2 [internal function]: Handler->__destruct() #3 {main} thrown in /usr/lib/ggcms/src/classes/Database/DBAccess.php on line 158