fagoting

fagoting

[fag-uh-ting]
Also, British, faggoting.


Origin:
1880–85; fagot + -ing1

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fagot

[fag-uht]
noun
1.
a bundle of sticks, twigs, or branches bound together and used as fuel, a fascine, a torch, etc.
2.
a bundle; bunch.
3.
a bundle of pieces of iron or steel to be welded, hammered, or rolled together at high temperature.
verb (used with object)
5.
to bind or make into a fagot.
6.
to ornament with fagoting.
Also, British, faggot.


Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English < Anglo-French, Old French; of obscure origin

fagoter, noun
unfagoted, adjective
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faggoting or esp (US) fagoting (ˈfæɡətɪŋ)
 
n
1.  decorative needlework done by tying vertical threads together in bundles
2.  a decorative way of joining two hems by crisscross stitches
 
fagoting or esp (US) fagoting
 
n

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fagot
early spelling of faggot.
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