whitrack

[ hwit-rak, wit- ]
/ ˈʰwɪtˌræk, ˈwɪt- /

noun British Dialect.

a weasel; ermine or stoat.

Nearby words

  1. whitney,
  2. whitney, eli,
  3. whitney, john hay,
  4. whitney, mount,
  5. whitney, william dwight,
  6. whitsun,
  7. whitsunday,
  8. whitsuntide,
  9. whittaker,
  10. whittaker, charles evans

Also whit·ret [hwit-ruh t, wit-] /ˈʰwɪt rət, ˈwɪt-/, whit·ter·ick [hwit-er-ik, wit-] /ˈʰwɪt ər ɪk, ˈwɪt-/.

Origin of whitrack

dissimilated variant of Middle English whitrat. See white, rat

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