moss hag

moss hag

noun Scot.
an area, pit, or hole from which peat has been dug.

Origin:
1810–20

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To moss hag
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: moss grown
Next Definition: moss hart
Words Near: moss hag
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for moss hag
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing moss hag
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature