Hetchel

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Hetchel Same as Hatchel.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • hetchel Same as hatchel.
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Usage

In literature:

Run along, now, children, and don't fall on the attic stairs and hurt yourselves on the wool-hetchels.
"The Brimming Cup" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
It's the dam' King that orto be hetchelled.
"In the Days of Poor Richard" by Irving Bacheller
She learned to card, and hetchel, and spin and weave.
"The Green Door" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Hetcheling of flax, 172.
"Home Life in Colonial Days" by Alice Morse Earle
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