Definitions of hackle
n. - A comb for dressing flax, raw silk, etc.; a hatchel. 2
n. - Any flimsy substance unspun, as raw silk. 2
n. - One of the peculiar, long, narrow feathers on the neck of fowls, most noticeable on the cock, -- often used in making artificial flies; hence, any feather so used. 2
n. - An artificial fly for angling, made of feathers. 2
v. t. - To separate, as the coarse part of flax or hemp from the fine, by drawing it through the teeth of a hackle or hatchel. 2
v. t. - To tear asunder; to break in pieces. 2
The word "hackle" uses 6 letters: A C E H K L.
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Shorter words found within hackle:
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