sool

See also: sóól

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions.

VerbEdit

sool ‎(third-person singular simple present sools, present participle sooling, simple past and past participle sooled)

  1. (Australia) To encourage to attack, especially a dog.
    My neighbour sooled her bull mastiff onto my chihuahua, because she was sick of its yapping and wanted it to meet its demise.
    • 1896, K. Langloh Parker, Australian Legendary Tales, Nutt, page 91:
      She went quickly towards her camp, calling softly, "Birree gougou," which meant "Sool 'em, sool 'em," and was the signal for the dogs to come out.

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Usually in the form to sool someone onto someone/something.

EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *sooli. Cognate with Finnish suoli.

NounEdit

sool ‎(genitive soole, partitive soolt)

  1. (anatomy) intestine, bowel, gut
DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Finnish suola.

NounEdit

sool ‎(genitive soola, partitive soola)

  1. salt
DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit
Read in another language