stour


stour
/stoor/, n.
1. Brit. Dial.
a. tumult; confusion.
b. a storm.
2. Brit. Dial. blowing dust or a deposit of dust.
3. Archaic. armed combat; battle.
4. Brit. Dial. a time of tumult.
[1250-1300; ME < OF estour battle < Gmc; akin to STORM]

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