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hoiden


hoiden


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hoiden  \Hoi"den\,  n.  [OE.  hoydon  a  lout,  rustic,  OD  heyden  a 
  heathen,  gypsy,  vagabond,  D.  heiden,  fr  OD  heyde  heath,  D. 
  heide.  See  {Heathen},  {Heath}.]  [Written  also  {hoyden}.] 
  1.  A  rude,  clownish  youth.  [Obs.]  --Milton. 
 
  2.  A  rude,  bold  girl;  a  romp.  --H.  Kingsley. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hoiden  \Hoi"den\,  a. 
  Rustic;  rude;  bold.  --Younq. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hoiden  \Hoi"den\,  v.  i. 
  To  romp  rudely  or  indecently.  --Swift.