Partly from Old French englotir, partly from en- + glut.
englut (third-person singular simple present engluts, present participle englutting, simple past and past participle englutted)
- To swallow; to swallow up, engulf.
- 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II.ii:
- Whose grieued mindes, which choler did englut, / Against themselues turning their wrathfull spight, / Gan with new rage their shields to hew and cut [...].
- To glut, satiate.
Last modified on 20 May 2013, at 20:19