Lexeme – Details – worry

Lexeme

Transcription
worry
Script
IPA
Meaning
worry, seize/kill with the teeth
Meaning Note
(Especially of dogs or wolves attacking sheep) to seize by the throat with the teeth and tear or lacerate; to kill or injure by biting and shaking
Grammatical Data
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Sources

Source
Simpson, J., & Weiner, E. S. 1989. Oxford English dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
[OED]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
LD47

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