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Definition of Whelm
WhelmWhelm Whelm, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Whelmed; p. pr. & vb. n.
Whelming.] [OE. whelmen to turn over, akin to OE. whelven,
AS. whelfan, hwylfan, in ?whylfan, ?whelfan, to overwhelm,
cover over; akin to OS. bihwelbian, D. welven to arch, G.
w["o]lben, OHG. welben, Icel. hvelfa to overturn; cf. Gr. ?
bosom, a hollow, a gulf.]
1. To cover with water or other fluid; to cover by immersion
in something that envelops on all sides; to overwhelm; to
She is my prize, or ocean whelm them all! --Shak.
The whelming billow and the faithless oar. --Gay.
2. Fig.: To cover completely, as if with water; to immerse;
to overcome; as, to whelm one in sorrows. ``The whelming
weight of crime.' --J. H. Newman.
3. To throw (something) over a thing so as to cover it.
Meaning of Whelm from wikipedia
- toured Europe
mate Ólafur Arnalds. He released
his debut album Whelm
May 12, 2014 on Erased Tapes
and supported label
mate Nils Frahm
is the debut studio album
by English singer Douglas
Dare. It was released
in May 2014 under Erased Tapes
weapons: a trident named
Wave, a war hammer named Whelm
, and a sword named Blackrazor
in this adventure)...
- away to eventually
meet up with Llian, who had been saved
from Yggur's Whelm
by Shand. Faelamor, using
powers, rescues Maigraith
- The Well of Echoes
is a quartet
of novels written
by Ian Irvine
and is the second
arc of The Three Worlds Cycle
series. The Well of Echoes consists
- Ember's Arc" 8:28 3. "Withering Strands" 10:56 4. "Roots to Sever" 7:05 5. "Whelm
" 7:19 6. "A Thread
Dissolves" 2:58 7. "Grasping Light" 6:51 8. "The Smoke...
- for making jokes during battles
(such as his frequent
use of the word "whelming
a middle ground between
"overwhelming" and "underwhelming") and...
ch****s, where'er I sail./ The envious billows sidelong swell
/ My track; let them; but first
I p****.' Through
- world, the child
of the skies. To conquest
let Europe aspire
in blood, and wrap cities
in fire. Thy heroes
- Voice critic Robert Christgau
wrote: "Age cannot wither
nor Johnny Winter whelm
the elan of this boyish
man. It may not last forever, though—he really
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