What does raddle mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term raddle:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ruddle, reddle, raddle(verb)

    a red iron ore used in dyeing and marking

  2. raddle, ruddle(verb)

    twist or braid together, interlace

  3. raddle(verb)

    mark or paint with raddle


  1. raddle(Noun)

    A red ochre.

  2. raddle(Verb)

    To mark with raddle; to daub something red.

  3. Origin: Related to red.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Raddle(noun)

    a long, flexible stick, rod, or branch, which is interwoven with others, between upright posts or stakes, in making a kind of hedge or fence

  2. Raddle(noun)

    a hedge or fence made with raddles; -- called also raddle hedge

  3. Raddle(noun)

    an instrument consisting of a wooden bar, with a row of upright pegs set in it, used by domestic weavers to keep the warp of a proper width, and prevent tangling when it is wound upon the beam of the loom

  4. Raddle(verb)

    to interweave or twist together

  5. Raddle(noun)

    a red pigment used in marking sheep, and in some mechanical processes; ruddle

  6. Raddle(verb)

    to mark or paint with, or as with, raddle

  7. Origin: [Cf. Ruddle.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Raddle

    rad′l, v.t. to interweave: to beat.—n. a hedge formed by interweaving the branches of trees: a hurdle: split wood like laths: a wooden bar used in domestic weaving. [Perh. a transposed form of hurdle; or perh. formed from wreathe, or writhe, and confused with hurdle.]

  2. Raddle

    rad′l, n. a layer of red pigment—also Redd′le.—v.t. to colour coarsely, as with raddle: to do work in a slovenly way. [Ruddle.]

Anagrams for raddle »

  1. Ladder

  2. Larded


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raddle in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raddle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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