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moither

/ˈmɔɪðə/
verb (dialect)
1.
(transitive; usually passive) to bother or bewilder
2.
(intransitive) to talk in a rambling or confused manner
Word Origin
C17: of obscure origin
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  • I was in that pain, sir, and I didn't want to moither my shipmets no more'n you, so I closes my teeth.

    A Dream of the North Sea James Runciman

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