almous

[ah-muh s, aw-muh s]

noun (used with a plural verb) British Dialect.


Nearby words

  1. almoravides,
  2. almoravids,
  3. almost,
  4. almost everywhere,
  5. almost periodic function,
  6. alms,
  7. almsgiver,
  8. almshouse,
  9. almsman,
  10. almswoman

Origin of almous

1250–1300; Middle English almus < Scandinavian; compare Old Norse ǫlmusa alms

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