Try Our Apps


World Series Quiz


see Warfarin.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for warf
Historical Examples
  • Such stuff, when of great thickness and value—so thick that six threads of silk or hemp were in the warf—was called ‘samite.’

    English Costume Dion Clayton Calthrop
  • Of a sudden I saw a tiny bit o' a 'warf—no longer than the thumb o' Mary—God love her!

    The Light in the Clearing Irving Bacheller
  • While we were passing Carvey's Wharf, our attention was called to a large school of mackerel playing by the side of the warf.

    Wilford Woodruff Matthias F. Cowley
Related Abbreviations for warf


Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for warf

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for warf