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ghyll

/ɡɪl/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of gill3
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  • He had come down the side of the ghyll, and had entered the house from behind.

  • See, there they are—there beyond the ghyll on the mere side of yon big bowder.

  • It's very likely she'll come to the ghyll with her husband, Reuben.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • "Greta, they have sent for you from the ghyll," said the parson, as she entered.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • Then she told him what happened at the ghyll on Monday night.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • By the time that Paul had got to the ghyll his anxiety had reached the point of anguish.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • There, before her, eye to eye with her once again, was the face she saw at the ghyll!

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • The ghyll was early astir, and in every nook and corner full of the buzz of gossip.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • Since his father's death he has allowed the ghyll to go to wreck.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine
  • I thought we might want a word or two before the meeting at the ghyll.

    A Son of Hagar

    Sir Hall Caine

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