gralloch

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gralloch

(ˈɡrælək; Scottish ˈɡrælɒx)
n
1. (Zoology) the entrails of a deer
2. (Hunting) the act or an instance of disembowelling a deer killed in a hunt
vb (tr)
(Hunting) to disembowel (a deer killed in a hunt)
[C19: from Scottish Gaelic grealach intestines]

gralloch


Past participle: gralloched
Gerund: gralloching

Imperative
gralloch
gralloch
Present
I gralloch
you gralloch
he/she/it grallochs
we gralloch
you gralloch
they gralloch
Preterite
I gralloched
you gralloched
he/she/it gralloched
we gralloched
you gralloched
they gralloched
Present Continuous
I am gralloching
you are gralloching
he/she/it is gralloching
we are gralloching
you are gralloching
they are gralloching
Present Perfect
I have gralloched
you have gralloched
he/she/it has gralloched
we have gralloched
you have gralloched
they have gralloched
Past Continuous
I was gralloching
you were gralloching
he/she/it was gralloching
we were gralloching
you were gralloching
they were gralloching
Past Perfect
I had gralloched
you had gralloched
he/she/it had gralloched
we had gralloched
you had gralloched
they had gralloched
Future
I will gralloch
you will gralloch
he/she/it will gralloch
we will gralloch
you will gralloch
they will gralloch
Future Perfect
I will have gralloched
you will have gralloched
he/she/it will have gralloched
we will have gralloched
you will have gralloched
they will have gralloched
Future Continuous
I will be gralloching
you will be gralloching
he/she/it will be gralloching
we will be gralloching
you will be gralloching
they will be gralloching
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been gralloching
you have been gralloching
he/she/it has been gralloching
we have been gralloching
you have been gralloching
they have been gralloching
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been gralloching
you will have been gralloching
he/she/it will have been gralloching
we will have been gralloching
you will have been gralloching
they will have been gralloching
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been gralloching
you had been gralloching
he/she/it had been gralloching
we had been gralloching
you had been gralloching
they had been gralloching
Conditional
I would gralloch
you would gralloch
he/she/it would gralloch
we would gralloch
you would gralloch
they would gralloch
Past Conditional
I would have gralloched
you would have gralloched
he/she/it would have gralloched
we would have gralloched
you would have gralloched
they would have gralloched
References in periodicals archive ?
I remember only too well hearing of an incident when a captive roebuck, having lived in the company of its keeper with complete equanimity for some time, suddenly and without warning, turned on its captor and virtually gralloched him!
The colours should have had a fresh maidenly charm; but all he could think of were stretched innards, umbles and tripes, grey-pink intestines looped out of a living body; he had a second batch of recalcitrant friars to be dispatched to Tyburn, to be slit up and gralloched by the hangman ...
No fisherman could cut a line and as for hunting, no rabbit would be skinned or deer gralloched.
Normally deer are gralloched or disembowelled straight after being shot.