hurley


hurley
/herr"lee/, n., pl. hurleys, hurlies. Brit.
1. the game of hurling.
2. the leather-covered ball used in hurling.
3. the stick used in hurling, similar to a field hockey stick but with a wide, flat blade.
4. Informal. a club or cudgel.
Also, hurly.
[1815-25; HURL + -ey, as in HOCKEY]

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