EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

oul (comparative more oul, superlative most oul)

  1. (Ireland) Alternative form of ould

AnagramsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

oul

  1. Alternative form of oule
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for oul in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


ScotsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

oul (plural ouls)

  1. owl

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

oul (third-person singular present ouls, present participle oulin, past oult, past participle oult)

  1. To treat harshly, ill-use, bully