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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Apparently from Middle Low German jolle, or Dutch jol.

NounEdit

yawl (plural yawls)

  1. A small ship's boat, usually rowed by four or six oars.
  2. A fore-and-aft rigged sailing vessel with two masts, main and mizzen, the mizzen stepped abaft the rudder post.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Imitative.

VerbEdit

yawl (third-person singular simple present yawls, present participle yawling, simple past and past participle yawled)

  1. To cry out; to howl.

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ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English yawl.

NounEdit

yawl m (genitive singular yawl, plural yawlyn)

  1. yawl