Definitions for welchwɛltʃ, wɛlʃ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

welchwɛltʃ, wɛlʃ(v.i.)

  1. Category: Informal

    Ref: welsh. 1

welch′er(n.)

Welchwɛltʃ, wɛlʃ(n.; adj.)

  1. Archaic.

    Category: Peoples

    Ref: Welsh. 2

Welch(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. welch(Noun)

    A person who defaults on an obligation, especially a small one.

    She's a welch. That isn't hers, I lent her that watering can three years ago.

  2. welch(Verb)

    To fail to repay a small debt.

  3. welch(Verb)

    To fail to fulfill an obligation.

    "I welched. I'm a welcher. Didn't I tell you?" Lt.Col. Frank Slade (Al Pacino) says to his caretaker in 'Scent of a woman'.

  4. Welch(ProperNoun)

    An English surname for someone who was a Welshman or a Celt.

  5. Welch(ProperNoun)

    Archaic spelling of Welsh. Used in British regiment title Royal Welch Fusiliers, spelling confirmed by Army order 1920.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Welch(adj)

    see Welsh

Freebase

  1. Welch

    Welch is a city located in McDowell County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. The population was 2,406 at the 2010 census. Incorporated as a city in 1893, it is the county seat of McDowell County.

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