squail


Related to squail: squall, squall line, squeal, squirrel monkey

squail

(skweɪl)
vb
dialect to throw sticks (at) or hit with sticks
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The word from Boker is a "Mini" version of their popular Squail folder is in the works.
In Pieter Bruegel the Elder's 'The Harvesters' (1565), from the Met, tiny background figures can be seen throwing sticks at a tied-up goose in a game called squail.