Moiled vs Moile - What's the difference?

moiled | moile |

As a verb moiled

is (moil).

As a noun moile is

a kind of high shoe worn in ancient times.




  • (moil)
  • Anagrams




    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) ; from the Proto-Indo-European root 'mel-', 'soft'.


    (en verb)
  • To toil, to work hard.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • Moil not too much under ground.
  • * Dryden
  • Now he must moil and drudge for one he loathes.
  • * {{quote-book, passage=There are strange things done in the midnight sun
          By the men who moil for gold;
    The Arctic trails have their secret tales
          That would make your blood run cold;
    The Northern Lights have seen queer sights,
          But the queerest they ever did see
    Was that night on the marge of Lake Lebarge
          I cremated Sam McGee.
  • , author=Robert W. Service , title=(The Spell of the Yukon and Other Verses) , chapter=(The Cremation of Sam McGee) , year=1907}}
  • To churn continually.
  • Noun

  • Hard work.
  • Confusion, turmoil.
  • A spot; a defilement.
  • * (rfdate) (Elizabeth Barrett Browning)
  • The moil of death upon them.
    * (hard work) labour, labor; toil; work

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) 'mohel', ???? (ritual circumciser), referring to the foreskin-like shape of the unwanted rim.

    Alternative forms

    * moile, moyle


    (en noun)
  • (glassblowing) The glass circling the tip of a blowpipe or punty, such as the residual glass after detaching a blown vessel, or the lower part of a gather.
  • (glassblowing, blow molding) The excess material which adheres to the top, base, or rim of a glass object when it is cut or knocked off from a blowpipe or punty, or from the mold-filling process. Typically removed after annealing as part of the finishing process (e.g. scored and snapped off).
  • (glassblowing) The metallic oxide from a blowpipe which has adhered to a glass object.
  • Synonyms

    * (excess glass) overblow (blow molding), scrap

    See also

    * gather * mold seam * pontil mark


    * (l), (l), (l) ----



    Alternative forms

    * moil * moyle


    (en noun)
  • A kind of high shoe worn in ancient times.
  • Alternate spelling of moil
  • (Webster 1913)