arseling

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English *arsling, from Old English earsling(backwards, on the back), equivalent to arse +‎ -ling. Cognate with Dutch aarzeling, aarzelings, German ärschling, ärschlings.

AdverbEdit

arseling ‎(not comparable)

  1. (Britain dialectal) Backwards.