ruddle


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ruddle \Rud"dle\, v. t.
   To raddle or twist. [Obs.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ruddle \Rud"dle\, n. [See Rud; cf. Reddle.] (Min.)
   A species of red earth colored by iron sesquioxide; red
   ocher.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ruddle \Rud"dle\, n.
   A riddle or sieve. [Obs.] --Holland.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ruddle \Rud"dle\, v. t.
   To mark with ruddle; to raddle; to rouge. "Their ruddled
   cheeks." --Thackeray.
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         A fair sheep newly ruddled.              --Lady M. W.
                                                  Montagu.
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