/ (ˈærɪʃ) /
Southwest English dialect corn stubble
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Word Origin for arrish
Old English ersc
Words nearby arrish
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Example sentences from the Web for arrish
But it must be observed, there is a difference between "arrish" and "harrisers."
In Devon a corn-field, which has been cut and cleared, is called an "arrish."