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hyte

[hahyt]
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adjective Scot. Archaic.
  1. insane; mad.

Origin of hyte

First recorded in 1715–25; origin uncertain
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  • The Craven Glossary says hyte is used to turn horses to the left; whilst the Ger.

    Chaucer's Works, Volume 5 (of 7) -- Notes to the Canterbury Tales

    Geoffrey Chaucer


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