Shawled vs Shailed - What's the difference?

shawled | shailed |


As an adjective shawled

is dressed in a shawl.

As a verb shailed is

(shail).

shawled

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Dressed in a shawl.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=January 14, author=Caroline Elkins, title=A Life Exposed, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=Properly top-hatted and shawled , men and women of Britain’s upper crust gawked at, prodded and squeezed these so-called human freaks, amusing themselves with the deformities that were paraded before them. }}

    shailed

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (shail)

  • shail

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (obsolete) To walk sideways.
  • (rfquotek, L'Estrange)
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