1. anlamı whittle off bıçakla kesmek, yont, azar azar eksiltmek; whittle away yontup ufaltmak, whittle down, bıçakla yontmak. 2. anlamı yontmak. azaltmak.
Whittle İngilizce anlamı ve tanımı
(noun) Same as Whittle shawl, below.
(v. i.) To cut or shape a piece of wood with am small knife; to cut up a piece of wood with a knife.
(v. t.) To pare or cut off the surface of with a small knife; to cut or shape, as a piece of wood held in the hand, with a clasp knife or pocketknife.
(v. t.) To edge; to sharpen; to render eager or excited; esp., to excite with liquor; to inebriate.
(noun) A knife; esp., a pocket, sheath, or clasp knife.
(noun) A grayish, coarse double blanket worn by countrywomen, in the west of England, over the shoulders, like a cloak or shawl.
Kelime: whit·tle Söyleniş:'hwi-t&l, 'wi- İşlev:noun Kökeni: Middle English whittel, alteration of thwitel, from thwiten to whittle, from Old English thwItan; akin to Old Norse thveita to hew archaic : a large knife