hackle

suomi-englanti sanakirja

hackle englannista suomeksi

  1. niskasulat, niskakarvat

  2. kammata häkilällä

  1. Substantiivi

  2. häkilä, häkilöin

  3. kaulahöyhen

  4. niskakarva

  5. suka

  6. höyhenkoriste

  7. röyhelö

  8. Verbi

hackle englanniksi

  1. An instrument with steel pins used to comb out flax or hemp. (defdate)

  2. (syn)

  3. One of the long, narrow feathers on the neck of birds, most noticeable on the rooster. (defdate)

  4. A feather used to make a fishing lure or a fishing lure incorporating a feather. (defdate)

  5. By extension (because the hackles of a rooster are lifted when it is angry), the hair on the nape of the neck in dogs and other animals; also used figuratively for humans. (defdate)

  6. (ux)

  7. (quote-book)

  8. A type of jagged crack extending inwards from the broken surface of a fractured material.

  9. A plate with rows of pointed needles used to blend or straighten hair. (defdate)

  10. A feather plume on some soldier's uniforms, especially the hat or helmet.

  11. Any flimsy substance unspun, such as raw silk.

  12. To dress (flax or hemp) with a hackle; to prepare fibres of flax or hemp for spinning. (defdate)

  13. 1891, Mary Noailles Murfree, ''In the "Stranger People's" Country'', Nebraska 2005, p. 155:

  14. Then, with a smile that seemed to have all the freshness of the matutinal hour in it, she bent again to her work of hackling flax.
  15. To separate, as the coarse part of flax or hemp from the fine, by drawing it through the teeth of a hackle or hatchel.

  16. To tear asunder; to break into pieces.

  17. (RQ:Burke Revolution in France)