kilt


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kilt \Kilt\,
   p. p. from Kill. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kilt \Kilt\, n. [OGael. cealt clothes, or rather perh. fr. Dan.
   kilte op to truss, tie up, tuck up.]
   A kind of short petticoat, reaching from the waist to the
   knees, worn in the Highlands of Scotland by men, and in the
   Lowlands by young boys; a filibeg. [Written also kelt.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kilt \Kilt\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Kilted; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Kilting.]
   To tuck up; to truss up, as the clothes. [Scot.] --Sir W.
   Scott.
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