Hasp vs Hesp - What's the difference?

hasp | hesp | Alternative forms |

Hasp is an alternative form of hesp.


As nouns the difference between hasp and hesp

is that hasp is a clasp, especially a metal strap fastened by a padlock or a pin; also, a hook for fastening a door while hesp is (scotland) a measure of two hanks of linen thread.

As a verb hasp

is to shut or fasten with a hasp.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

hasp

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A clasp, especially a metal strap fastened by a padlock or a pin; also, a hook for fastening a door.
  • A spindle to wind yarn, thread, or silk on.
  • An instrument for cutting the surface of grassland; a scarifier.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To shut or fasten with a hasp.
  • Anagrams

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    hesp

    English

    Alternative forms

    * hasp

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Scotland) A measure of two hanks of linen thread.
  • (Knight)
    (Webster 1913)