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FellFell Fell, n. [AS. fell; akin to D. vel, OHG. fel, G. fell,
Icel. fell (in comp.), Goth fill in [thorn]rutsfill leprosy,
L. pellis skin, G. ?. Cf. Film, Peel, Pell, n.]
A skin or hide of a beast with the wool or hair on; a pelt;
-- used chiefly in composition, as woolfell.
We are still handling our ewes, and their fells, you
know, are greasy. --Shak.
Fell Fell, n. [Icel. fell, fjally; akin to Sw. fj["a]ll a
ridge or chain of mountains, Dan. fjeld mountain, rock and
prob. to G. fels rock, or perh. to feld field, E. field.]
1. A barren or rocky hill. --T. Gray.
2. A wild field; a moor. --Dryton.
imp. of Fall. FellFell Fell, a. [OE. fel, OF. fel cruel, fierce, perfidious; cf.
AS. fel (only in comp.) OF. fel, as a noun also accus. felon,
is fr. LL. felo, of unknown origin; cf. Arm fall evil, Ir.
feal, Arm. falloni treachery, Ir. & Gael. feall to betray; or
cf. OHG. fillan to flay, torment, akin to E. fell skin. Cf.
1. Cruel; barbarous; inhuman; fierce; savage; ravenous.
While we devise fell tortures for thy faults.
2. Eager; earnest; intent. [Obs.]
I am so fell to my business. --Pepys.
Fell Fell, n. [Cf. L. fel gall, bile, or E. fell, a.]
Gall; anger; melancholy. [Obs.]
Untroubled of vile fear or bitter fell. --Spenser.
Fell Fell, n. (Mining)
The finer portions of ore which go through the meshes, when
the ore is sorted by sifting.
Fell Fell, v. t. [Cf. Gael. fill to fold, plait, Sw. f[*a]ll a
To sew or hem; -- said of seams.
Fell Fell, n.
1. (Sewing) A form of seam joining two pieces of cloth, the
edges being folded together and the stitches taken through
2. (Weaving) The end of a web, formed by the last thread of
Meaning of Fell from wikipedia
- A fell
(from Old Norse fell
, fjall, "mountain") is a high and barren landscape
feature, such as a mountain range
or moor-covered hills. The term is most...
is the process
trees, an element
of the task of logging. The person cutting
is a feller
. In hand felling
- Fell Terrier refers
to a regional
type of long-legged working
terrier, not a specific breed
of dog. Fell terriers
of small working terriers
- Cross Fell
is the highest mountain
in the Pennine Hills
of Northern England
and the highest point
in England outside
the Lake District. It is located
- Deadwater Fell
is a four-part British drama television miniseries written
Coulam. It stars David Tennant
as a doctor whose
seam, or flat-fell
seam, is a seam made by placing
one edge inside
edge of fabric, then stitching
the fold down. The fold encases
- Goat Fell
(marked as Goatfell
by the Ordnance
Bheinn) is the highest point
on the Isle of Arran. At 874 metres (2,866 ft)...
- The Fell
Pony is a versatile, working breed
in the north
in ****berland and Westmorland
- Margaret Fell
Fox (1614 – 23 April
1702) was a founder
of the Religious Society
of Friends. Known
po****rly as the "mother of Quakerism", she...
- Richard Taylor Fell
CVO (born 11 November
1948) was the British
to New Zealand
and the colonial Governor
of the Pitcairn, Henderson,...