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Definition of the adjective Lither
What does Lither mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [obsolete] Bad; wicked; false; worthless; slothful.
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Liwrone lane is called Lither lane by Stowe, and Leather lane by Strype in 1720. There is or was a small street called Windmill street running into it, perhaps marking the site of Thomas of Basynges' mill. At no great distance, in the low ground, ...
Local Etymology (1859)
A Derivative Dictionary of Geographical Names by Richard Stephen Charnock
Lither is a north country word signifying idle, lazy, sluggish, and may come from A. S. hlithe. Latherpwll would signify in the Anc. Brit, "smooth pool." The W. llathr is glossy, polished, glittering; llathru, to make smooth; llithrig, sliding, gliding, ...
Smith's New Grammar (1834)
English Grammar, on the Productive System: a Method of Instruction Recently Adopted in Germany and Switzerland. Designed for Schools and Academies by Roswell Chamberlain Smith
-N' quantit" LITHER is a conjunction, 'When it corresponds to or ; as, “Either the one or the other.
by David Crystal
sp listning", list-ning' literatured adj 'lltrotoid sp literatured" lither adj 'lolдол sp lither" litter п ' lltoл sp litter" litter / ~ed у 'lltoл / -d sp littour" / litterd", уtterd" little adj/ady/п sp litle", ...
A New and Original Work Presenting for Convenient Reference the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, Use, Origin and Development of Every Word in the English Language Together with Condensed Explanations of Fifty Thousand Important Subjects and an Exhaustive Encyclopaedia of All the Arts and Sciences Profusely Illustrated by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris
lither (2); -ness.] Wicked- Scheeberg, Saxony; also at Sayn, Westphalia, and Siegen, Prussia. Lustre, dull to metallic; colour, bluish-black; streak, blackish- gray. Distinguished from asbolite and lampadite by its containing lithia and its high ...
An Universal Etymological English Dictionary Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, ... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words Derived from Any of the Aforefaid Languages; ... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Us'd in Our Ancient Statutes, ... By N. Bailey (1724)
LITHER, )lı'Snc, Sax.l idle, lazy. uggish : : č: 1 3 la77 s LITHER LINESS, Slothfulnefs. Ch. LITHIASIS, lxlorazie, Gr.] the breeding of the Stone in a Human Body. LITHIE, humble. O. To LITHIN, to hearken. Cỡ. LITHING, thickening, spoken of a ...
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Scrabble value of L1I1T1H4E1R1
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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