Tapish

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Tapish To lie close to the ground, so as to be concealed; to squat; to crouch; hence, to hide one's self. "As a hound that, having roused a hart,
      Although he tappish ne'er so soft."
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. se tapir, to squat

Usage

In literature:

The Manchester Committee and Mr. Wallis protested against this red tapish interference.
"Rides on Railways" by Samuel Sidney
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