stoundmeal

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English stoundmele, stoundemele, from Old English stundmǣlum (at times), from stund (stound, space of time) + mǣlum, dative plural of mǣl (a time), equivalent to stound +‎ -meal. More at stound, meal.

AdverbEdit

stoundmeal (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) At times; at intervals;
  2. (archaic) Moment by moment, or from moment to moment.

AdjectiveEdit

stoundmeal (comparative more stoundmeal, superlative most stoundmeal)

  1. (archaic) Occurring at times or intervals.
Last modified on 28 August 2013, at 15:25