Thripple vs Thrapple - What's the difference?

thripple | thrapple |


As nouns the difference between thripple and thrapple

is that thripple is (uk|dialect) a ladder-like extension fitted to the front, rear, and sometimes sides of a haywagon or other towed agricultural trailer so as to increase its capacity while thrapple is (scotland|northern england) the throat, especially the windpipe or gullet.

thripple

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (UK, dialect) A ladder-like extension fitted to the front, rear, and sometimes sides of a haywagon or other towed agricultural trailer so as to increase its capacity.
  • thrapple

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Scotland, northern England) The throat, especially the windpipe or gullet.
  • *1932 , (Lewis Grassic Gibbon), Sunset Song'', Polygon 2006 (''A Scots Quair ), p. 42:
  • *:And she said it, she felt like a hen with a stone in its thrapple […].
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